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Tree Information x

Identifier: BPR/1769
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Brabant, M & A.
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:
A spectacular tree located on a 30-40 minute loop bush-walk on the property which takes you past a number of huge kahikatea trees and groves of nikau palms.
Kahikatea Farm has unique and special accommodation of the deluxe glamping kind on the property - it is the perfect place to base yourself to explore the Bay of Plenty and enjoy meeting a very special tree (Brabant, M & A., 2021)

Single Tree Details

Genus: Dacrycarpus
Species: dacrydioides
Common names: kahikatea, white pine
Given Name: Hui-Papa-Rangi
Height: 45.00m
Height measurement method: Estimated
Height Comments: A conservative estimate (height needs verification)
Girth: 680 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 216.5 cm
Crown Spread A: 24.00m
Crown Spread B: 24.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 24.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date:
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: not known years
Tree Health Description: In good health
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 435
Local Protection Status: No
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
21 Oct 2021 Brabant, M & A


Lat/Long: -38.0180173048122 / 176.95872928305056
Location Name: Kahikatea Farm
Address: 639 White Pine Bush Rd
City/Town: Whakatane
Region: Bay of Plenty - Central Plateau
Location Description: On the left above the drive as you approach the house
Public Accessibility: Rural-Residential
Local Authority: Whakatane District Council


Preview Credit Date
Merle Brabant 20 Oct 2021
Merle Brabant 20 Oct 2021
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