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Carpodetus serratus.


Carpodetus serratus.

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Marble leaf. Small tree with a spreading habit. Interesting dark green leaves with a lighter marbling on the surface. Layered framework of pale greyish branches. Masses of small cream flowers cover the tree. Grows in sun or semi-shade, hardy. Prefers good moisture but tolerates dry.

 
Genus
Carpodetus
Species   serratus.
Cultivar  

Common name
Putaputawheta

Family name
Escalloniaceae
Place of origin
New Zealand


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

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

Moisture
Prefers even moisture / Tolerates dry soils

Exposure
Frost hardy / Grows in sun or semi-shade

Indigenous / Magnificent / Sanctuary / Texture

Trees

Category
Small 4.5 to 9 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a PB 6.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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