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Table 1 Characteristics of 29 individual planted kauri trees at the DK site measured between 1986 (Pardy et al. [1992]) and 2010 (this study)

From: Raised in the wild south: a dendrochronological and dendrochemical profile of a far-southern stand of kauri (Agathis australis) on the Taieri Plain, Otago

Tree no. Characteristic
  DBH (cm) Height (m)
  1986 (Pardy et al.[1992]) 2010 (current study) 1986 (Pardy et al.[1992]) 2010 (current study)
292 21.8 36.5 13.7  
295 11.3 16.9   10.2
296 24.4 37 15.2  
297 15.0 18.8   
298 19.7 32.6 11.6 19.9
303 15.7 20.1   
304 15.9 23.5   
305 19.8 32.8 14.3 20.5
306 12.8 17.4   
307 19.3 31.9 11.7  
308 16.6 25.6 10.7  
309 16.5 25.4   21.1
310 21.9 36.6 14  
311 16.6 26.9   
312 16.8 28.1   17.1
313 24.8 38.2   
314 21.5 36.2 12.8  
315 17.6 29.3   
316 17.5 28.8   
317 20.9 34.3   
318 18.5 30.7 12.5  
320 21.2 36.1   
321 20.2 32.9   
322 19.4 32.3   
324 20.9 35.4   
325 23.8 36.6   
326 18.8 31.5   
327 20.2 33.1   
328 15.7 24.7   
Arithmetic mean: 18.8 30.0 12.9 17.8
Quad DBH 1 19.1 30.6   
Mean top height   14.9 23.8
  1. 1‘Quad DBH’ refers to the Quadratic Mean Diameter at Breast Height.