Bred in NZ, this popular hedging plant has deep red new growth for long periods in spring. The leaves gradually turn a deep glossy green. Tough and easy to grow. Perfect as a back-ground plant as well as a hedge. Evergreen.
Colour: White Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 3.5m x 2m
Photinia Red Robin
Current Stock Height: 80/110cm ?
Container: 4l ?
Photinia Red Robin
Current Stock Height: 100/130cm ?
Container: hessian ?
Photinia Red Robin
Current Stock Height: 80/100 cm ?
Container: pb18 ?
New stock arriving shortly. Pre-order now. Estimated price $39.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.
A very popular tree which is fast growing and frequently used for hedging, shelter and as a specimen tree, it also makes an attractive feature plant. The leaves, have a lemon scent when crushed. Cream yellow flowers. Hardy to just about everything including attacks by oppossums. Evergreen.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 6m x 3m
Native. A dwarf compact form of Pittosporum which has glossy foliage in tones of green and gold. Forms a natural rounded shape without the need for lots of trimming though it is quite happy to have a haircut. Suitable for container planting. Sun or part shade, hardy and evergreen.
Colour: Brown / Purple Habit: compact Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 40cm x 40cm
Native. You'll love this versatile little plant which forms a dense rounded ball of fresh green foliage that seldom needs clipping. Looks fabulous group planted or makes a natural topiary specimen for court-yard containers. Grows well in sun or part shade. PVR.
Pittorsporums love well drained fertile soil but are remarkably tolerant plants and will adapt to less than ideal conditions. They are hardy and generally healthy.
Colour: Brown / Purple Habit: Compact Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 50cm x 50cm
NZ Native. A particularly nice form of Pittosporum with fresh green glossy foliage that always looks good. Perfect plant for screens and hedging as it responds well to clipping. Happiest in sun or part shade and likes well drained fertile soil however is tolerant of less than ideal conditions. Hardy and evergreen.
Pittosporums bloom in spring with inconspicuous dark purple-brown flowers that will only come to your attention when you notice their strong fragrance on the evening air.
Colour: Brown / Purple Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 3m x 2m
A very attractive form of our native Totara with blue-grey needles of foliage and attractive bark. Good as a specimen in the landscape or can be trimmed to form a dense hedge. Worthy of planting and very hardy and easy to grow. Evergreen.
Colour: Assorted Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 6m x 4m
Bush Germander. This evergreen shrub from the Mediterranean loves hot dry spots and does well at the sea-side. Attractive tubular blue flowers are set amongst aromatic silver grey leaves from spring to summer. Makes a fantastic low hedge and clips well. Happiest in light well drained soil.
The secret to your Teucrium hedge looking good is regular trimming however it is important that your last trim for the summer is done no later than mid March.
Colour: Blue Habit: Arching Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 1.5m x 1.5m
A compact shrub with quite coarse green foliage, carmine red buds appear in late winter and open to white blooms tinged pink. Flowers are lightly perfumed and followed by dark blue berries. Easy to grow in sun or light shade. Responds well to pruning. Evergreen.
Colour: White / Pink Habit: Compact Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 1.5m x 1.3m
An attractive evergreen Viburnum has year round interest. The foliage is variegated cream and green, pink flower buds open to white flowers in winter and these are followed by blue-black berries. Easy to grow in sun or part shade. Quite happy to have a trim now and then. Hardy.
In really hot gardens this shrub would probably be best with afternoon shade.
Colour: White / Pink Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 2m x 2m
A semi dwarf coastal variety of rosemary that forms a natural "box" shape and is native to Australia. Bright green foliage and small mauve flowers in spring and summer. Great for creating a low hedge in the garden or can be left to form it's natural ball shape. Hardy, frost and drought tolerant once established.
Colour: Mauve Habit: Compact Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 100cm x 100cm
Westringia Aussie Box
Current Stock Height: 25/35 cm ?
Container: 1.9l ?
New stock arriving beginning of September, 2019. Pre-order now. Estimated price $19.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.