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Cedar Atlas : Cedrus atlantica
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Common Name :
Cedar Atlas
Scientific Name :
Cedrus atlantica
Circumference :
2.80 metres (110 inches)
Height :
13.00 metres (42 feet)
Crown :

15.00 metres (49 feet)

Points :

165

State :
ACT
Town :
Yarralumla


Location :
Access road through Weston Park
Coordinates :

36 17 44.12 S 149 05 35.30 E
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Nominator :
Ian Bevege
Year Measured :
2012
Age :
92
Type :
Planted

Comments :

"Planted, estimated circa 1920, during the tenure of Charles Weston 1915-1926 as the first Officer in Charge Afforestation Branch Australian Capital Territory. Seedlings of Atlas Cedar for planting throughout Canberra at the time were raised from seed collected from a mature tree at Campbellís Duntroon property, now the Governor Generalís Residence at Yarralumla."


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