Kōrero: Gardens

Californian redwood, Mt Peel garden

Californian redwood, Mt Peel garden

J. B. A. Acland planted this Californian redwood at Mt Peel Station, South Canterbury, in 1859, one of a number of exotic trees he imported to New Zealand. It bears a plaque recording that it germinated in Devon, England, in 1856.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Jock Phillips

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Gardens - Estate and homestead gardens', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/18867/californian-redwood-mt-peel-garden (accessed 20 October 2021)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008