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Tree Information x

Identifier: HBR/0203
Historical Reg No: 121e
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Looij, T.J.
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:

This registration is for the largest of 9 river she-oaks, which were planted by Mr. Williams. The group's average height is 26-30m. and is situated alongside the playground in Frimley Park'. Looij 1986. Reference. Burstall SW. FM. Report no.18. 1974; p.58.
Former records did not determine that this tree was a double stem. This was clarified in Jan 2013, (pers. comm Hastings District Council).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Casuarina
Species: cunninghamiana
Common names: river she-oak, river oak
Height: 21.80m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 575 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: Includes both stems
Diameter: 183 cm
Crown Spread A: 20.00m
Crown Spread B: 20.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 20.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: circa 1880
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 144 years
Tree Health Description: (none)
Tree Form Type: Multi-trunk
Number of Trunks: 2
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 0
Local Protection Status: Yes
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
07 Feb 2012 Fleck, A. & Tuakana, J.
01 Jan 1986 Looij, T.J.


Lat/Long: -39.62398675305622 / 176.83041214942932
Location Name: Frimley Park
Address: 441 Frimley Road
Suburb: Frimley
City/Town: Hastings
Region: Hawke's Bay
Location Description: Located near the playground.
Public Accessibility: Local Council Park
Local Authority: Hastings District Council


Preview Credit Date
Alicia Fleck 07 Feb 2012
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