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Redwood (Sequoia)

In this page:
Redwood Handbook
Information leaflets
Treegrower Articles
Trees on Farms videos
Other sources of information

Redwood Handbook

Best Practice with Farm Forestry Timber Species
No. 3: REDWOODS
Ian Nicholas

Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Timber properties and market
Chapter 3: Site selection
Chapter 4: health
Chapter 5: Seed source and breeding
Chapter 6: Establishment
Chapter 7: Pruning and thinning
Chapter 8: Growth model and regime example
Chapter 9: Economic analysis
Chapter 10: Utilisation
Chapter 11, 12, 13: Summary, references and web links, glossary
 

 

Redwood information leaflets

NZFFA guide sheet No. 2: An Introduction to Growing redwood

 

Treegrower articles

Harvesting and marketing some pruned redwood giants

An update from California on coast redwood

A love-hate relationship with redwood

Dawn redwood

The first introductions of American redwoods to New Zealand

The New Zealand Redwood Company

Redwood markets in California

Redwood research: The way ahead

Redwood in California: An overview of silvicultural systems

Coast redwood silviculture in New Zealand

Redwoods – an overview

Stand density index – a useful tool for New Zealand redwood plantings

Rotorua redwoods

The potential for coast redwood in New Zealand

Some 2007 thoughts on redwoods in New Zealand

Performance of coast redwood in New Zealand

Some results from the Mangatu redwood sawing study


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Trees on Farms Videos


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Other sources of information

Title 

Author/source Date 

Summary of contents and
key words 

Available from 

Free
or
priced 

 

Link to
full
citation 

The New Zealand Redwood Growers Handbook 

Wade Cornell 

Comprehensive guide; fore-runner to the ‘best practice’ redwoods e-handbook above. 

Diversified Forests, Henderson, NZ 

Priced 

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Cornell (2002) 

 


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