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Tree Information x

Identifier: WTR/1730
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Hill, R.N.
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:
A large specimen for the region and a dominant feature in this front garden. The dwelling on the property was built in 1928 (Hill, R.N., 2021).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Castanea
Species: sativa
Common names: sweet chestnut, Spanish chestnut
Height: 13.20m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 407 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.8 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 129.6 cm
Crown Spread A: 25.00m
Crown Spread B: 20.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 22.50m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: c1928
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 96 years
Tree Health Description: Very good
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: Very broad canopy
Champion Tree Score: 222
Local Protection Status: No
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
10 Apr 2017 Hill, R.N. & Cadwallader, B.G.


Lat/Long: -41.280996 / 174.744268
Location Name:
Address: 22 Hatton Street
Suburb: Karori
City/Town: Wellington
Region: Wellington
Location Description: Located in front garden
Public Accessibility: Private-Garden
Local Authority: Wellington City Council


Preview Credit Date
Richie Hill 10 Apr 2017
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