Saturday, January 25, 2020

Centurion – the tallest eucalyptus tree

The tallest eucalyptus tree - Centurion - was found from an airplane, by using LiDAR equipment. Thanks to this tree Eucalyptus regnans now is...

Sir Vim – (White Knight) the tallest manna gum

Several coincidences have spared the highest known white gum of the world - Sir Vim - from felling. It is one of giant trees...

The highest Tasmanian blue gum – lucky survivor

The highest known Tasmanian blue gum - Neeminah Loggorale Meena - currently is almost enclosed by clearcut (look at Google Earth map). Happily in...

Triarius

Next to the highest known eucalypt - Centurion in August 2008 there was discovered another tree giant - Triarius. Triarius is an enormous eucalypt -...

Kermandie Queen

The stoutest eucalyptus - a mountain ash (Eucalyptus regnans F.Muell.). Circumference 21.65 m, height 60 m. Suffered burns during the fire in January 2019. Location,...

Arve Big Tree

Second largest eucalypt and the largest mountain ash (Eucalyptus regnans F.Muell.) in the world. Volume 360.1 m³, height 87 m, diameter 5.44 m. After...

Boreas – the tallest Eucalyptus obliqua

The tallest known Australian oak (Eucalyptus obliqua L'Hér.). The tree is 88 m high and has a girth of 11 m and volume of...

Huon pine growth of Mount Read

Growth of genetically identical Huon pines (Lagarostrobos franklinii (Hook.f.) Quinn), stand of trees is 10,500 years old although none of the individual trees is...

Alpine Ash in Florentine Valley

The highest alpine ash (Eucalyptus delegatensis R.T.Baker). Height 87.9 m, girth 9.6 m, volume 161 m3. Name in forestry databases - TT 79. Location,...

Eaglehawk Neck tesselated pavement

Extreme, visually impressive example of tesselated pavement which looks like an exact pavement of large bricks. Location, GPS coordinates: 43.0081 S 147.9342 E Categories: Rock formations Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...