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


Longwood macrocarpa clone

Site Year Number measured/
total number planted
Growth & form Health Overall
Bay of Plenty - Waiotapu 1996 8/14 4.9 6.7 5.8

Numbers measured/planted: 8/14

Poor form, double and multi leaders, wonky stem, fluting, ramicorns and branchy. This clone had reasonable health.