Towards commercialising cypress as a high-value plantation forest species

Report Date: March 2017
Author: Dean Satchell, Sustainable Forest Solutions, R.D. 1 Kerikeri, Northland 0294
+64 21 2357554


Unnamed C. macrocarpa clone, 882.321, Dudley's Ashley trees

Site Year Number measured/
total number planted
Growth & form Health Overall
South Canterbury, Waimate 1998 14/20 6.0 7.1 6.5

Numbers measured/planted: 14/20

Form issues include double and multiple leaders, broken and dead tops, wobbly and wonky form with kinks and heavy branching. One tree with stem canker.