Story: Trees in the rural landscape

Harry Hart Arboretum, Lake Coleridge (3rd of 4)

Harry Hart Arboretum, Lake Coleridge

This collection of conifers in the Canterbury high country was first planted by Harry Hart in 1933 to provide shelter for the staff working at the Lake Coleridge power station. The collection has been added to and maintained by the Central Canterbury Farm Forestry Association.

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Lake Coleridge Lodge

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Trees in the rural landscape - Ornamental plantings', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 9 December 2022)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008