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Hedycarya arborea.


Hedycarya arborea.

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Native pigeon wood. Tall bushy tree with long shining dark green leaves on dark brown branches. Clusters of fragrant cream flowers in spring followed by beautiful displays of red fruits in clusters. Prefers a sheltered site, light frost only.

 
Genus
Hedycarya
Species   arborea.
Cultivar  

Common name
Poraikawhiri

Family name
Monimiaceae
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

Moisture
Soil must be well drained

Exposure
Grows in sun or semi-shade / Tolerates some frost

Native tree / Plants for coastal sites

Trees

Category
Medium 10 to 18 metre.
Availability
All our current stock has been dispatched out to retailers. If they have none left for you, we are growing another crop to supply as soon as possible.
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