Clio

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  • Nickname: Clio

  • Common Name: Pohutukawa Tree

  • Scientific Name: Metrosideros Excelsa

  • Height (m): 16,3 meters

  • Circumference (m): 10,25 meters

  • Age (years): assessed 900

  • Peculiarity: is the Christmas tree in New Zealand, as it blooms in that period, coloring whole valleys red; according to Maori traditions, honey produced from its flowers has important medicinal properties. Sleeping on it at night was great!

  • Place: Stoney Bay

  • Region: Coromandel Range

  • Nation: New Zealand

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