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Stump Grinding Specialists

Your Local Arborist Specialist - Servicing Christchurch & Canterbury

Experienced & Advanced

Stump Grinding Services Canterbury Region

Grinding stumps is a great way to get rid of those unwanted stumps, this allows you to replant or re-lawn were the tree/stump once was. Tree stumps can not only be unsightly but also become a trip hazard especially if located in the lawn area.

Elite Trees can remove any size stump, with a range of stump grindings there is no stump too big or too small. The stump grindings will be left on site unless otherwise stated, stump grindings is great organic matter and can used around your garden.

About Us &

What We Do

Managing director of Elite Trees Chris Latimer has over 15 years of experience, both in forestry and the arboriculture industry.

Chris is originally from Geraldine where there are plenty of native bush nearby and where the hills are covered in pine forests. This is where the love for trees came from and saw Chris start his career within the forestry industry. After 5 years working in the forests of Geraldine, Chris moved his career to Christchurch and entered into the arboriculture industry.

Chris has spent over 10 years working for a residential tree company within Christchurch with the last 4 years managing a team of up to 12 arborists. Through Chris’ vast experience and skills gained as an experienced tree climber Chris has been part of both regional and national climbing competitions with his expertise recognised Chris now participates as a judge for regional competitions.

Chris joined forces with James Emery and together Elite Tree’s was born. James brings a wealth of knowledge and experience as a successful business owner and recognises the potential Elite Tree’s has to be an extraordinary business offering a first class tree service within Christchurch.

Expert Tree Services At A Great Competitive Rate

Reduction & Shaping

We provide tree topping services.

Hedge Trimming

We service any size hedge.

Thinning & Pruning

Schedule your regular maintenance.

Stump Grinding

No job too small or big.

Tree Removal

We provide tree removal services.

Tree Reports

Consultancy & tree health assessments.


Selection advice and help with planting.

Protected Trees

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