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Tree Information x

Identifier: CR/1638
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Mason, E. G.
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:
A large redwood, one of several trees near the south east corner of the Ilam campus of the University of Canterbury that are of great stature (Mason, E. G., 2020).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Sequoia
Species: sempervirens
Common names: redwood, coast redwood, California redwood
Height: 21.60m
Height measurement method: Nikon Forestry Pro
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 497 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 158.2 cm
Crown Spread A: 14.40m
Crown Spread B: 14.40m
Avg. Crown Spread: 14.40m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date:
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: not known years
Tree Health Description: Healthy
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: Strong taper
Champion Tree Score: 278
Local Protection Status: No
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
20 Jan 2020 Mason, E. G.


Lat/Long: -43.52629334089641 / 172.5844532367706
Location Name: University of Canterbury
Address: University Drive
Suburb: Ilam
City/Town: Christchurch
Region: Canterbury
Location Description: North of University Drive on the southern side of campus, near the road.
Public Accessibility: School/University
Local Authority: Christchurch City Council


Preview Credit Date
Euan Mason 26 Jan 2020
Euan Mason 26 Jan 2020
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