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More Trees:Dunedin Trees A, B-E, F-M, N-Z.

Other Trees:
Canterbury Trees, Seasons 2007-08, Seasons 2008-09

The plantings at Arba Cielo 1996-2007:
Deciduous A-F, Deciduous G-P, Deciduous Q-Z, Evergreen, Conifers, Seasons 2004-06,
Seasons 2006-07,
Seasons 2007-08
Trees of Dunedin NZ Click on any photo to enlarge.
Nothofagus alpina Nothfagus x alpina. A small tree in the upper Dunedin Botanic Gardens (S American collection), 15 June 2006.
Nothofagus cunninghamii Nothofagus cunninghamii, 7 Sept 2006, upper Dunedin Botanic Gardens.
Nothofagus dombeyii Nothofagus dombeyii, Upper Botanic Gardens, 15 June 2006.
Nothofagus moorei Nothofgus moorei, Dunedin Botanic Gardens below the aviaries. 27 Oct 2005.
Nothofagus obliqua Nothofagus obliqua, Upper Botanic Gardens, 15 June 2006.
Nyssa sinensis Nyssa sinensis in the Arboretum at Dunedin Botanic Gardens, 21 April 2005.
Nyssa sylvatica Nyssa sylvatica in the Upper Dunedin Botanic Gardens near the aviaries on 16 May 2008.
Pachysandra terminalis Pachysandra terminalis in lower Botanic Gardens, 27 Oct 2005.
Photinia villosa Photinia villosa centre left (orange) and Nyssa sylvatica centre right, upper Botanic Gardens, May 2005.
Picea pungens glauca "Thompson" Picea pungens glauca "Thompsen" in the lower Botanic Gardens, backed by Bambusa gracilis. 27 May 2008. I planted the same Blue Spruce at Lawrence in 2008.
Pieris Pieris "Sarabande" Far Left: Unlabelled Pieris in Upper Dunedin Botanic Gardens, 28 Sept 2008.
Left: Pieris "Sarabande" in Lower Botanic Gardens 28 Sept 2008.
Pinus mugo "Gnom" Pinus mugo "Gnom" in the Lower Botanic Gardens, 15 Aug 2008.
Pinus sp Pinus sp Left: Pinus sp at the Northern end of the Northern Cemetery, 2 Sept 2008.
Far left: An attractive, unlabelled pine at the North end of the Northern Cemetery, 2 Sept 2008
Pinus radiata A remarkable specimen of Pinus radiata in the Upper Botanic Gardens. 15 June 2006.
Pinus sylvestris Probably Pinus sylvestris at the Northern end of the Northern Cemetary, 2 Sept 2008.
Pittosporum tenuifolium Pittosporum tenuifolium Left: Two views of Pittosporum tenuifolium, the far left shot was taken in the bush understorey in a relatively wild section of the Dunedin Botanic Gardens, 10 Aug 2006. In the other photograph this and other Pittosporum species are seen in a more traditionally maintained garden setting in the native section of the Botanic Gardens, 10 Aug 2008.
Podocarpus hallii Podocarpus totara Far left: Podocarpus hallii & Prumnopitys taxifolia at Dunedin Botanic Gardens, 20 April 2006. 10 of the first and 25 of the second planted at Arba Cielo.
Left: Podocarpus totara in Lower Botanic Gardens 20 July 2006.
Populus tremula Aspens, upper Botanic Gardens, May 2005.
Populus tremula Populus tremula flowers Aspens, upper Botanic Gardens, 20 April 2006 at far left. Labelled Populus tremula but leaves more closely resemble Populus grandidentata. Flowering left on 7 Sept 2006.
Protea cynaroides Protea Far Left: Protea cynaroides (15 Aug 2008) in the Botanic Gardens.
Left: another Protea in the Botanic Gardens. 9 July 2008.
Protea repens   Protea repens (10 Aug 2008) in the Botanic Gardens.
Pseudopanax arboreum Pseudopanax Far Left: Pseudopanax arboreum, 10 Aug 2006, in the Botanic Gardens.
Left: Pseudopanax crassifolium in Lower Botanic gardens 20 July 2006.
Pseudopanax Pseudopanax ferox in the top car Park area, 10 Aug 2008.
Ptelia   Ptelea trifoliata in the American collection of the Upper Botanic Gardens, 16 May 2008.
Pyrus   Unlabelled Pyrus in Upper Dunedin Botanic Gardens, 28 Sept 2008.
Quercus Quercus Oaks, lower Botanic Gardens, May 2005.
Quercus rubra   Quercus robur, Lower Botanic Gardens, 27 Oct 2007
Quercus rubra   Quercus rubra in lower Botanic Gardens, 27 Oct 2005. My favouite species in this genus.
Rhododendron Rhododendron arboreum Far Left: Rhododendron trunks, 10 Aug 2006, upper Botanic Gardens.
Left: Rhododendron arboreum, Upper Botanic Gardens, 2 Sept 2008.
Rhododendron arboreum Rhododendron arboreum 3 specimens of Rhododendron arboreum, 28 Sept 2008. Upper Botanic Gardens.
Rhododendron arboreum    
Rhododendron loderi Rhododendron loderi Far left: Rhododendron loderi "Venus" & "Titan", Upper Botanic Gardens, 12 Oct 2006. Detail at right of "Venus"
Rhododendron macabeanum Rhododendron Marquis of Lothian Left: Rhododendron "Marquis of Lothian", Upper Botanic Gardens, 12 Oct 2006.
Far Left: Rhododendron macabeanum, Upper Botanic Gardens, 28 Sept 2008
Rhododendron Rhododendron Rhododendron "Milton Hollard", Upper Dunedin Botanic Gardens 28 Sept 2008.
Rhododendron Mrs W.T.Thistleton-Dyer Rhododendron pontica Left: Rhododendron pontica in Upper Botanic Gardens, 28 Sept 2008.
Far left
: Rhododendron Mrs W.T. Thisleton-Dyer, Upper Botanic Gardens, 12 Oct 2006.
Rhododendron praestans   Rhododendron praestans, Upper Botanic Gardens, 7 Sept 2006.
Rhus copallina   Rhus copallina in the arboretum section of the Botanic Gardens, 27 May 2008
Sequoiadendron   Sequoiadendron giganteum and Fagus sylvatica, Maori Rd, April 2005 (Jubilee Park).
Sophora microphylla   Sophora microphylla in Lower Botanic Gardens, 28 Sept 2008.
Stewartia monodelpha   Stewartia monodelpha in lower Botanic Gardens, 9 July 2008. I grew this successfully at Ferndale.
Taxodium distichum   Taxodium distichum in the upper Botanic Gardens, 16 May 2008.
Tilia Tilia Far left: Tilia sp, Robin Hood Park, May 2005.

Left: Tilia sp, Hawthorn Rd, May 2005.
Ulmus Ulmus Far left: Ulmus sp, Dunedin Botanic Gardens, May 2005.
Left: Elm, Queen's Drive, May 2005.
Ulmus Town Belt Trees of the Town belt, below Maori Road (Jubilee Park): Both photos taken in May 2005. Elms provide most of the autumn colour. Pseudotsuga menziesii are also notable in the far left image.
Z Himalayan poppies Far left: Zanthoxylum piperitum in the Arboretum, 17 March 2006.
Left: Himalayan Poppies in the upper Botanic Gardens. 27 Oct 2005.