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Pseudopanax laetus.


Pseudopanax laetus. Pseudopanax laetus.

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Large handsome shrub with a bushy habit. Attractive large dark green glossy leaves have a sub-tropical appearance in good conditions. Hardy, though young growth burns off if the frosts are heavy. Occurs naturally in the North Island in hill, montane and subalpine forests. Prefers a sheltered semi-shaded site with good soil for the most lush foliage. Good for large tubs.

 
Genus
Pseudopanax
Species   laetus.
Cultivar  

Common name
Pseudopanex

Family name
Araliaceae
Place of origin
New Zealand


DETAILS
Height
3 m
Width
2 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types / Prefers good loamy soil

Moisture
Soil must be well drained / Tolerates dry soils

Exposure
Grows in sun or shade / Will tolerate moderate frosts

Indigenous / Magnificent / Nourishment / Paradise / Sanctuary / Texture

Shrubs

Category
Large, over 3 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a PB 28 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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