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Tree Information x

Identifier: NR/G1671
Tree Type: Group
Registered By: Longview Estate
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:
Longview Estate was established in 1969 by the Vuletich family. It is located on the left off State Highway 1 as you approach Whangarei from the south.
The Estate is home to Northland’s oldest vineyard, with vines dating back to 1969.
The first planted 'White Diamond' (Niagara) vines are exceeding 50 years old which could represent the wine-making history of Vuletich family (Longview Estate, 2020).

Group Details

Group Type: Single species
Feature Tree Genus: Vitis
Feature Tree Species: labrusca 'Niagara'
Feature Tree Common Names: 'White Diamond',
QE II Covenanted: No
NZ Indigenous Bush type: Default Value
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: circa. 1969
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 51 years
Tree Health Description: In general very healthy. Have been carefully handled with experienced viticulturist for decades.
Local Protection Status: Unknown
Tree Present: Yes
Number of Trees: 6
Area Covered: 6.3m²
Group of Tree Type: Horticultural

Observations

Date Observer Action
21 May 2020 Longview Estate

Location

Lat/Long: -35.772694310393085 / 174.30886255952453
Location Name: Longview Estate
Address: 472 State Highway 1
Suburb: Otaika
City/Town: Whangarei
Region: Northland
Location Description: When entering the gate, left hand site of the drive way, the first of very short row in S/N orientated rows
Public Accessibility: Farmland
Local Authority: Whangarei District Council

Images

Preview Credit Date
AFC Longview Estate 21 May 2020
AFC Longview Estate 21 May 2020
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