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Tree Information x

Identifier: AR/1539
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: RNZIH - Auckland Branch
Registration Category: Historic tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:
Planted June 1901 by the Mayor of Parnell, Mr Richard Briggs, to commemorate the visit of the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York.
Source; Burstall SW & Sale EV (1984). Great Trees of New Zealand. AH & AW Reed. Wellington. pg.45

Single Tree Details

Genus: Agathis
Species: robusta
Common names: south Queensland kauri, Queensland kauri, tennis ball tree
Height: 16.00m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 372 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 118.4 cm
Crown Spread A: 12.20m
Crown Spread B: 12.80m
Avg. Crown Spread: 12.50m
Actual Planting Date: Jun 1901
Approx. Planting Date:
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 123 years
Tree Health Description: Appears in good health
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 209
Local Protection Status: Yes
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
22 Jun 2019 RNZIH - Auckland Branch


Lat/Long: -36.851838360009424 / 174.77805297189707
Location Name: Fraser Park
Address: 1 Parnell Rd
Suburb: Parnell
City/Town: Auckland
Region: Auckland
Location Description: In the top corner of the park
Public Accessibility: Local Council Park
Local Authority: Auckland Council


Preview Credit Date
Brad Cadwallader 22 Jun 2019
Brad Cadwallader 22 Jun 2019
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