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Griselinia littoralis


Griselinia littoralis

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Round-headed branching tree with a short, gnarled trunk. Leathery glossy ovate deep green leaves. Small green flowers in spring are followed by green to black fruits loved by birds. Very hardy for dry, difficult or exposed sites. Tolerates very windy situations. Attractive leaves add interest to any garden. Makes an excellent hedge. Occurs naturally in lowland to mountain forests throughout New Zealand.

 
Genus
Griselinia
Species   littoralis
Cultivar  

Common name
Broadleaf

Family name
Griseliniaceae
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
Tolerates dry soils

Exposure
Grows in exposed or coastal sites. / Grows in sun or semi-shade / Will tolerate very hard frosts.

Immaculate / Indigenous / Nourishment / Texture

Trees

Category
Small 4.5 to 9 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a PB 5 & PB 28 containers. Ask for them at your retailer.
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