The NZNTT is actively seeking updated information for all trees in the register. If you have information about this tree that we don't currently have recorded, or wish to advise of an inaccuracy please use our information submission form to help us build a complete profile of this tree.
This tree record is incomplete. If you intend to use this data for reference purposes, please contact us to expedite the validation process.
It has been more than ten years since we recorded a measurement for this tree. If you are able to provide us with new measurements please fill out the information submission form for this tree.

Tree Information x

Identifier: HBR/P0096
Historical Reg No: 080
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Looij, T.J.
Registration Category: Notable tree – National interest
General Notes:


'Planted by Thomas Tanner 1866. A really fantastic tree'. Looij 1984.. 'One of the finest oaks in New Zealand. In the top 10 of deciduous trees in the country'. Burstall 1969. Reference. Burstall SW. FM. Report no.18. 1974; p.60. Burstall SW & Sale EV. 'Great Trees of New Zealand' 1984; pp.136-137.

Single Tree Details

Genus: Quercus
Species: phellos
Common names: willow oak, willow-leaf oak
Height: 28.00m
Height measurement method: Estimated
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 500 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 159.2 cm
Crown Spread A: 35.00m
Crown Spread B: 35.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 35.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: circa 1866
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 155 years
Tree Health Description: (none)
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 317
Local Protection Status: Unknown
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
01 Jan 1984 Looij TJ


Lat/Long: -39.6455189857956 / 176.87819838523865
Location Name: 'Eastella'
Address: 232 St Georges Road
City/Town: Hastings
Region: Hawke's Bay
Location Description: Not specified
Public Accessibility: (not specified)
Local Authority: Hastings District Council


  • No images found matching the criteria
Copyright © New Zealand Notable Trees Trust 2009. The NZNTT register is provided and supported by Turboweb.