Rangiora Nursery is a major supplier of high quality forest
and shelter treestocks to the New Zealand market. As a family business we
specialise in the open ground production of forestry species such as
Redwood, Pinus radiata, Douglas fir and Cypress and offer free friendly
and helpful advice to assist you with forest and shelter establishment. A
free Price List and a variety of information bulletins are available.
Rangiora Nursery Ltd was established in 1990 at East
Eyreton. Further silty land has since been purchased at Clarkville for
the specific purpose of growing high genetic Pinus radiata from cuttings.
Owned and managed by Derrick Parry, Rangiora Nursery Ltd.
continues a reputation of producing high quality treestocks to meet a
variety of demanding South Island forest sites.
goal is to provide treestocks of the highest quality. Healthy energetic
trees which will perform vigorously on your planting site…TREES with
Pinus radiata are available as seedlings or rooted
cuttings, with a range of genetic traits ranking Growth, Straightness, Branching,
Dothistroma resistance, Wood density, and Spiral grain. A South Island
leader in the production of genetically improved Pinus radiata from
cuttings, we are able to assist in selecting the best treestock for your
Demand for Redwood, Douglas fir forestry is increasing
rapidly and continues to attract overseas investment. Demand for redwood
timber in the US exceeds supply and prices are HIGH, Returns are 3 – 4
times that of Pinus radiata and rotation lengths are similar (approx. 30
- 35 years).
Cypress species such as Cup.macrocarpa and Cup.lusitanica
are showing high returns on niche sites. Recently released seedlots such
as Cup. Macrocarpa (Strathallan) and Cup lusitanica (Amberley) are
showing significant improvements in form and canker resistance.
We supply a variety of shelter trees to the expanding
horticultural industry. Trees such as Alders, Poplar, Willows or Leyland
cypress are being used extensively around new plantings of olives,
hazelnuts and chestnuts.
By focusing on large scale forestry we produce high quality
treestocks very cheaply, yet we are more than happy to take time and
discuss your planting needs, whether it is for a 100 tree shelter belt or
100 hectare forest.
PO Box 99
4 TREES (487-337)
Phone: +64 3 312 6682
Fax: +64 3 312 6939