Large Takahe Painted Urn
Celebrate a life of a loved one with colour
Choose the colour of a beautifully finished Large Takahe Urn. Painted in Pink, White, Blue or Black. This large Takahe urn is handcrafted from the hardy and verstile Pine tree. New Zealand has had planted production forest of mainly softwood species since the early 20th century. The most dominant species is pinus radiata (New Zealand Pine). This species accounts for about 90% of total planted resource. Pinus radiata is originally a native species from California and was introduced to New Zealand in the 1860's as part of a reforestation programme and are fully grown within 20 - 30 years.
It is one of the worlds most versatile softwoods. It has a medium density with light colour uniform texture and relatively straight grain. This durable tree is a fast growing light coloured softwood with a moderately even texture. It can also be stained to resemble a wide range of traditional timber species whilst maintaining a high standard of finish.