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Tree Information x

Identifier: HBR/1797
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Hill, R.N.
Registration Category: Notable tree – National interest
General Notes:
Planted by James Nelson Williams around 1890. A very uncommon tree nationally especially for being 5 of 5 trees within this site. An excellent single-stemmed specimen (Hill, R.N., 2021).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Picconia
Species: excelsa
Common names: Canary Islands Olive,
Height: 15.00m
Height measurement method: Nikon Forestry Pro
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 194 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 61.8 cm
Crown Spread A: 11.00m
Crown Spread B: 15.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 13.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: 1890
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 134 years
Tree Health Description: Good
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 136
Local Protection Status: No
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
08 Feb 2022 Hill, R.N.


Lat/Long: -39.624573 / 176.831539
Location Name: Frimley Park
Address: Frimley Road
Suburb: Frimley
City/Town: Hastings
Region: Hawke's Bay
Location Description: Southern corner of park, 38m west from the main path exiting onto Frimley Rd
Public Accessibility: Local Council Park
Local Authority: Hastings District Council


Preview Credit Date
Richie Hill 08 Feb 2022
Richie Hill 03 Feb 2022
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