Jubaea chilensis

Other Name

Chilean Wine Palm

Location

'Chateau Yering' Yarra Glen Road YERING, YARRA RANGES SHIRE

File Number

T11815

Level

Regional

Statement of Significance

Historic garden
Rare or localised

A large outstanding example of this uncommon palm. It is the tallest specimen in Victoria, appearing in early photographs ,and a significant feature in the garden of a property having important associations with the wine industry in Victoria.
The garden also contains a number of other pam species: Trachycarpus fortunei, Livistona australia, Phoenix canariensis and Butia capituta
May 2010: The tallest/largest Chilean Wine Palm on the Register (AB)

Measurements: 15/03/1990
Spread (m): 8.8
Girth (m): 3.7
Height (m): 14.2
Estimated Age (yrs): 110
Condition: Good

Measurements: 17/05/2010
Spread(m): N-S 8, E-W 8
Girth(m): 3.8
Height(m): 20

Access: Restricted
Classified: 14/06/1990

Group

Parks, Gardens and Trees

Category

Tree