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Shrubs

We have an extensive range of shrubs.

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(Dianella Tasmanica Crompton)

Brilliant clear green foliage on ttidy , structural plant.Ideal for planting in group or in container. Easy care. Feed in spring and may need slug bait!!(Protected by PVR)

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m Wdth 0.4m

.Phormium Golden Ray

Broad golden yellow/orange leaf margins on a deep green foliage. Tolerant of a wide range of conditions. Grows in any reasonable soil. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.8m

Abelia Edward Goucher

A small shrub with bright, glossy green leaves, bronze when young. Lilac-mauve, bell-shaped flowers with orange throat are borne profusely from February to May.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Abelia Francis Mason

A New Zealand cultivar with richly variegated yellow and green leaves on arching stems. Funnel shaped, light pink flowers appear in clusters in spring and summer. Prune annually.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Abelia Kaleidoscope

Bright multicoloured foliage. Spring flowering. Great for pots and containers or as ground cover, Hardy shrub. Best grown in full sun / part shade. Requires little or no trimming.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 60cm

Abelia Snow Showers

An attractive shrub with white and green variegated foliage on red stems. Covered in white flowers through summer. Excellent for hanging baskets. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Abelia x grandiflora

A vigorous, arching, medium sized shrub with glossy green leaves maturing to bronzy-red. Bell-shaped flowers of white, tinged pink in summer. Can be trimmed as a hedge.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Abelia x grandiflora Snowtime

Masses of pure white flowers on rich green foliage throughout summer. Hardy compact shrub. Prefers well-drained site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.2m

Acacia Rewa

An evergreen shrub covered in spring with beautiful yellow wattle flowers. Excellent for coastal areas. Trim after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Acaena caesiiglanca (NZ native)

Intense blue-grey leaves which darken in winter.Spreading plant suitable for sun or part shade and dry soil conditions.Trim seed heads before mature to keep foliage fresh..

Type: Ground cover   Size: 1m wide

Acaena inermis

Quick growing groundcover with ferny foliage in beautiful shades of purple to bronze. Red seed heads produced. Sunny, well drained site.

Type: Ground cover   Size: 1m wide

Acaena inermis purpurea (NZ native)

Quick growing groundcover with ferny foliage in beautiful shades of purple to bronze. Red seed heads produced in summer. Prefers sunny, well drained position

Type: Ground cover   Size: 1m wide

Acanthus Mollis (Bear's Breeches)

Rosy purple bracts with whitish flowers rise above large serrated deep green leaves. Suitable for moist shady spot or woodland planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

Anemanthele Lessoniana (Gossamer Grass)

syn. Oryzopsis rigida. Graceful forest grass with reddish brown tonings. Flowers in summer. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Anopterus glandulosus

A rare Tasmanian evergreen shrub producing racemes of white lily of the valley-like flowers. Half hardy. Prefers shaded, moist, well-drained site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 4m

Arctostaphylos Wood's Red

An evergreen mat-like shrub making ideal ground cover with attractive pink urn-shaped flowers. No lime.

Type: Evergreen Ground cover   Size: 70cm wide

Aristotelia Abgail Gordon (NZ native)

Shapely NZ native shrub .Robust glossy leaved plant with pink flowers in mid spring followed by dark wine red berries.Prefers sun or semi shade and well drained soil. Very hardy.(Protected by PVR)

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Aristotelia Aunt Nell

Robust plant with fresh light green leaves.Produces black berries.Plant in semi shade or sun with well drained soil.Very hardy.(PVR)

Type: Semi-Evergreen  

Aristotelia fruticosa (NZ native)

Leaves leathery varying from linear to oblong obovate. Tiny flowers in spring are followed by berries of varying colours.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Aristotelia Kingsly Butler (NZ native)

Shapely, compact evergreen NZ native shrub. Full sun to part shade preferrs well drained soil. Frost hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Aristotelia Thomas Lister (NZ native)

Glossy green leaves with an abundance of showy cream to pink flowers in late spring.Plant in full sun or part shade.Very hardy.(PVR) .

Type: Semi-Evergreen   Size: 3m

Arthropodium candidium purpureum (NZ native)

Unusual delicately spotted leaves form a clump with small white flowers during summer followed by seed heads. Partial shade. Good cut blooms.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 60cm

Arthropodium cirrhatum (NZ native renga renga lily)

Starry white flowers on long panicles. Good cut bloom. Good coastal plant and will grow in semi-shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 50cm

Arthropodium cirrhatum Matapouri Bay (NZ native renga renga lily)

Attractive form with larger flower heads and broader leaves that have a distinct bluish hue. Hardy plant which tolerates coastal conditions. Prefers some shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 50cm

Arthropodium cirrhatum Te Puna (NZ native)

Selection which is smaller growing and daintier.Has narrow leaves with white flowersspread along the stem.Good for shaded corner or in sun.Remove spent flower stems.Protect from heavy frost and snails.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 50cm

Asplenium Bulbiferum (NZ native Hen and Chicken Fern)

A beautiful fern with long recurving fronds. Easy to grow and looks best in a mass planting beneath trees.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 50cm

Asplenium Bulbiferum (NZ native Hen and Chicken Fern)

A beautiful fern with long recurving fronds. Easy to grow and looks best in a mass planting beneath trees.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 50cm

Astelia chathamica Silver Spear (NZ native)

Large Chatham Island species. Silver-green leaves with a metallic sheen. Spring flowers are white and fragrant and are followed by orange berries. Will grow to large plant with great architectural merit.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Astelia fragrans (NZ native)

Flax like plant excellent for damp shady areas. Spikes of orange berries in autumn. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Astelia nervosa (NZ native)

Flax-like plant with attractive foliage used in floral work. Sweet scented long stem of flowers occur in Oct - Jan and orange fruit takes one year to ripen. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

Astelia nervosa Alpine Ruby

A colourful foliage plant with long arching ruby red leaves and silvery reverse. Forms a low compact clump. Plant in sun or partial shade. Good drainage is essential. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 60cm

Astelia nervosa Westland (NZ native)

Dense clump-forming perennial with attractive grey-purple flax-like foliage. Requires open, well-drained site. Good in containers. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Astelia nivicola (NZ native)

A small flax-like plant, extremely hardy in most conditions. Ideal for rock garden. Variation in leaf colour from bronze to silvery green. Easily grown in sun or shade, tolerate dry soils.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 40cm

Astelia Red Rebel (NZ native)

Attractive NZ native plant with reddish bronze leaves which turn rich claret red in winter. Suitable for rockeries, containers or mass plantings. Grows best in sunny well drained position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

Astelia Silver Shadow (NZ native)

A dwarf selection with shiny silver foliage. Best grown in full sun to partial shade. Can withstand dry conditions once established. Ideal as a specimen or container planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

Aucuba crotonoides

A great plant for shady places. Excellent tub plant. Will thrive in good garden soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Aucuba japonica (Male)

Pollinator for female form. Will grow in heavy shade. Suitable for any soils. Suitable as indoor plant. Hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Aucuba japonica Forest Green

Large-leaved pure green laurel. Tolerant of heavy shade and dry conditions. Bright red berries in winter. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Aucuba japonica Golden King

Variegated foliage, marbled gold effect. Will tolerate shade, dry contitions and poor soils. Male plant useful as pollinator among female berrying plants. Bushy upright grower.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Aucuba japonica Jungle Girl

A bushy shrub that has attractive dark green foliage with light splashes of gold. Female form which will produce berries if close to a male plant. Stands dry conditions. Prefers shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Azalea alba magnifical

Vigourous tall grower with large white single blooms mid-season. Fragrant. Prefers well drained full sun or semi shade position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 80cm

Azalea Brilliance

Frilled, scented flowers, the colour of brilliant red/orange sun. Plant in deeply worked, free draining, organically enriched, moisture retentive soil, sun to part shade. Mulch well especially during dry periods.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Caroline Gable

Semi double small bright pink to red flowers. Moist peaty and acidic soils.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 80cm

Azalea Chelsea Reach

A round truss of double flowers that are rich creamy lemon. Lightly fragrant.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5

Azalea Cockatoo

Brilliant golden orange flowers in late October on compact bush. Prefers acid soil conditions. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Comptesse de Kerchove

Compact growth with double clear salmon-pink blooms with some white edging. Flowers over a long period.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Comptesse de Kerchove

Compact growth with double clear salmon-pink blooms with some white edging. Flowers over a long period.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Comptesse de Kerchove

Compact growth with double clear salmon-pink blooms with some white edging. Flowers over a long period.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Cross Hills Frills

Large deep golden yellow flowers are very frilled and have a deep gold blaze. Prefers moist acidic soil and sun or part shade. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Double Damask

Double Ghent hybrid. Small double white flowers in late spring with a delightful scent.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Fielder's White

Single flowers. White with a lime-green throat. Vigorous growth. Moist well drained soil, enriched with peat or compost. No lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 80cm

Azalea Fire Tower

A compact bush with bright green leaves and fiery orange single flowers in spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 60cm

Azalea Giant Orange

Lovely single blooms of bright orange-yellow with darker blotch. Fringed petals. Fragrant with good autumn colour. Acid soil.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Gibraltar

A brilliant orange flushed with red. A tight ball tuss, compact growing habit.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Glowing Embers

Red flowers with an orange blotch in November. New foliage glowing bronze and red-orange autumn colour. Prefers acid soil conditions.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Golden Sunset

A bushy shrub with bright orange flowers in November. Knap Hill hybrid.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Hino-crimson

Single brilliant deep red. Upright habit. Prefers moist well drained soil enriched with peat or compost. No lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Ilam Dr Yates

Small trusses of frilled blooms in a blend of rich crimson tones completely cover the plant in the late season. Sturdy, bushy habit.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea indica Splendens

A tall hardy shrub with a profusion of salmon pink, single blooms. Prefers well drained full sun or semi shade position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 80cm

Azalea Jewel Box

A small shrub with rose-pink hose-in-hose flowers during spring. Prefers a rich, lime-free soil with part shade. Excellent in pots and under trees.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 80cm

Azalea Kirin

Double bright silvery coral pink. Prefers moist well drained soil enriched with peat or compost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 80cm

Azalea Klondyke

Rich orange flowers in a ball truss. Deep bronze new growth.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Luci

Small growing evergreen azalea with attractive double soft-pink flowers. Prefers rich acidic soils.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.6m

Azalea luteum

Small bright yellow highly scented flowers in late spring. Shelter from wind. No lime.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Mollie

Deep red flowers on a dense bushy plant. Flowers mid-season. Hardy. Prefers acid soil.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Mrs Kint

A lovely small azalea with unusual flowers of light brick-red edged with white. Prefers acid soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Azalea nabucco

A blaze of colour when the crimson flowers open from dark buds in early summer.Large dark red scented flowers on a vigorous plant.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea occidentalis deligatissima

Flowers pale pink with a deep pink edge and a lovely fragrance. Shelter from hot dry winds. Prefers moist well drained average soils. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Pacific Twilight

Double clear mauve. Prefers moist well drained soil enriched with peat or compost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

Azalea Paramount

Compact late flowering azalea with double yellow flowers. No lime. Prefers moist peaty soil and some shade. Knap Hill hybrid.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea persil

Stunning large pure white flowers with a prominent deep yellow flare in the throat. Nicely scented and flowering in spring.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5m

Azalea Popcorn

Medium sized double creamy white flowers cover bush. Neat compact habit. Hardy and reliable.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Azalea Princess Maude

Clusters of rich tyrian purple on long stems. Single flowers. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.6m

Azalea Raspberry Ripple

Lovely ruffled, raspberry red blooms with an orange flare, flowering in spring. Vigorous, upright bush, highly mildew resistant & very free flowering. Late season. Ilam hybrid

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Red Rag

Beautiful Ilam hybrid with deep-red, frilly flowers on an upright plant. Prefers some shade. No lime.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1m

Azalea Red Wings

Large single red flowers on a compact bush. Plant in free draining soil. Likes peat. No lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Azalea Silver Anniversary

Free flowering soft silvery-pink with frilled flowers. Prefers semi shade and well drained soil. No lime

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Azalea Softlights

Large soft creamy pastel pink flowers in mid November. Shelter form wind. PVR.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Azalea Splendens

Syn. A. Salmonea. Bright salmon rose pink. Mass of single flowers covering bush.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Azalea Sweet Inspiration

Light pink in centre with light yellow flare on upper lobe. Prefers moist acidic soil and sun or part shade. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5m

Azalea Sweet Nellie

Double scented deep pink. Moist peaty soil. No lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Azalea Takasago

Syn. A. Cherry Blossom. Cherry blossom pink 'hose in hose' flowers. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Azalea Waxwing

Pink flowers in November with gold flare on upper lobe. Light green foliage .Prefers acid soil conditions.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Bambusa gracilis

Syn. Drepanostachyum falcatum. Dense clumping bamboo. Graceful curving stems. Ideal for poolsides, patios, feature gardens. Once established hardy to most conditions

Type: Evergreen   Size: 4m

Bambusa multiplex Wang Tsai

Clump forming bamboo, native to China. Graceful curving green to orange brown stems and dark green tufted foliage. Hardy. Suitable for container growing. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2.5m

Banksia blechnifolia (Prostrate Banksia)

A quick growing prostrate plant with attractive deeply serrated leaves growing erect from the ground. Reddish flowers in spring. Sunny, well-drained site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.2m

Banksia coccinea (Scarlet Banksia)

Outstanding plant with red flowers in late winter, suitable for picking. Requires well drained soil and sun. Tolerates light frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Banksia ericifolia (Heath Banskia)

Erect torch flowers, 20cm long coloured golden amber to rich orange, produced during winter and early spring. Hardy coastal species. Plant with plenty of peat moss. No lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2.5m

Banksia Golden Brown

Attractive hybrid with large golden brown flowers from winter to spring. Ideal coastal plant in open sunny situations. Attracts birds to garden.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Banksia integrifolia

Masses of 15cm honey laden pale yellow flower spikes produced from early autumn to winter. Very hardy especially to coastal conditions. Plant with plenty of peat moss. No lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2.5m

Banksia spinulosa

This dwarf banksia has orange flower spikes. Needs well-drained clay or sandy soil, neutral to slightly acidic. Trim after flowering in spring or late summer..

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.5m

Banksia spinulosa Birthday Candles

Dwarf banksia with burnt orange terminal flowers which sit prominently above the foliage in late summer-autumn. Prefers sunny well drained situation. Hardy .Suitable for container

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.5m

Berberis Helmond Pillar

A vigorous, narrow and upright form of Barberry with attractive round rich purple foliage turning vivid crimson and scarlet shades in autumn. With careful pruning and training can be grown into a narrow vertical specimen.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 2m

Berberis thunbergii atropurpurea

A striking shrub with deep wine red foliage which turns bright crimson in autumn. Nodding racemes of yellow flowers. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Berberis thunbergii atrosuperba

Bolder form of purple barberry with long arching branches and larger, more rounded leaves coloured blackish-red changing to orange-scarlet in autumn. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5m

Berberis thunbergii aurea

Small shrub of golden yellow leaves turning pale green in late summer. Hardy, but give some shade

Type: Deciduous   Size: 0.75m

Berberis thunbergii Kobold

Dense glossy green foliage changing orange red in autumn. Golden flowers.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 0.5m

Berberis thunbergii Little Favourite

Rich deep purple foliage turning scarlet orange in autumn. Makes good hedge

Type: Deciduous   Size: 0.6m

Berberis thunbergii Maria

Butter yellow foliage appears early spring and holds through into autumn when it takes on tones of apricot and orange. Compact, upright growth. Suits full sun or part shade.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1m

Berberis thunbergii Rosy Glow

A very striking small shrub. The leaves on the new shoots are multi-coloured, purple, bright rose and silver pink, later becoming purple.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1m

Bergenia Bressingham Ruby

Adaptable plant with large roundish green leaves. Panicles of rosy-red flowers on 30cm stems in spring. Suitable for shady areas or in the open border. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 30cm

Blechnum discolor (NZ native Piupui, Crown Fern)

Forms crowns of semi-upright fronds on short trunks. Likes a cool shaded spot. Plant several together for a bold effect.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Blechnum fluviatile

Distinguished by its dark green fronds which grow more or less horizontally from the crown.Easily grown in a moist and shady postion.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 30cm

Blechnum gibbum Silver Lady

(Dwarf tree fern) Beautifully symmetric ,light green fronds which arch gracefully and give palm-like appearance.Grows very fast and is excellent in containers for tropical effects.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.2m

Blechnum minus (NZ native fern)

NZ native fern which forms a very bushy clump.Thrives in wet soils and on creek banks where it tolerates partial sun.Cold hardy plant with attractive pink new fronds.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 30-60cm

Blechnum novae-zelandiae (NZ native Kiokio)

Attractive creeping fern with drooping fronds which grow quite long. Will tolerate shade or open areas. Hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Blechnum pennamarina (NZ native)

Attractive creeping fern, easy to grown in open or semi-shaded positions with reasonable moisture. Ladder-like fronds. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.3m

Boronia denticulata

Starry lilac-mauve flowers in spring. Hardy.Plant in a sheltered spot with full sun and a well-drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Boronia heterophylla (Red boronia)

Bright rich pink crimson flowers. Beautifully scented. Plant in a sheltered spot with full sun and a well-drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Boronia heterophylla Carousel

Upright spreading shrub with delicate perfumed flowers in spring.Excellent cut and long lasting flowers. Well drained site with filtered sun. Evergreen.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Boronia heterophylla Iced Charlotte

Small fine leaved hardy shrub with aromatic foliage bearing masses of white bell shaped flowers. Compact, bushy habit. Trim after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Boronia megastigma (Brown boronia)

Very popular highly scented boronia. To really appreciate plant in a sheltered place that you can brush past. Trim when finished flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Boronia megastigma lutea (Yellow boronia)

Very highly scented boronia with yellow flowers. Popular for this reason. Plant in a sheltered place.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Boronia Purple Jared

An attractive, upright bushy shrub with aromatic fernlike foliage and large purple bell-shaped flowers. Best in full sun or partial shade. Keep roots cool and moist during dry periods.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Bougainvillea glabra Magnifica Traillii

Strong growing climber for warm, sunny position. Produces bright magenta-purple flowers throughout summer. Rich soil with good drainage. Protect from frost when young.

Type: Semi-deciduous   Size: Climber

Bougainvillea Scarlett O'Hara

Bright red flower bracts. Protect from frost in a sunny well- drained position, under eves of building etc.

Type: Semi-deciduous   Size: Climber

Brachyglottis compacta (NZ native)

Syn. Senecio compactus. Compact small shrub with grey-green leaves, densely felted beneath with pure white hair. Very hardy and suitable for coastal planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Brachyglottis greyii (NZ native)

Yellow daisy-like flowers from early to mid summer. Attractive grey foliage. A tough adaptable native with spreading habit ideal for coastal areas. Trim back after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Brachyglottis monroi (NZ native)

NZ native of compact spreading growth with grey felted leaves. Yellow daisy flowers. Good for exposed coastal conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.2m

Brachyglottis Otari Cloud (NZ native)

Large greyish leaves are buff on underside and large bright yellow daisy flowers.Tolerates coastal wind.Full sun and hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Brachyglottis rotundifolia (NZ native)

Hardy coastal plant with thick oval leaves.Undersides of leaves are covered in dense white to buff tomentum.Flowers are rayless and yellow-tipped,appearing from December to February.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Buddleia globosa

Striking erect, fast growing shrub. Orange-yellow ball-like flowers in early summer. Prefers full sun. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Buddleia Silver Anniversary

Syn. Buddleia Morning Mist. Silver willow like foliage with fragrant scented blooms with yellow eye. Attractive to butterflies and bees. Trim to shape in the spring. Best grown in rich, moist soil in full sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Buxus sempervirens (Common box)

Hardy shrub with dense small dark green leaves. Can be clipped.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.5-1m

Buxus sempervirens Graham Blandy (Upright box)

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2.5m

Buxus sempervirens Silver Queen

Form of box plant with cream edges on leaves.Suitable as small shrub in garden or can be used as low hedge.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.5-1m

Buxus sempervirens suffruticosa (Dwarf box)

Small bright shining green dense leaves. Ideal for hedges, edging and easily maintained as a narrow living wall as low as 15cm.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.3m

Callistemon citrinus splendens

Red bottlebrush flowers in spring and autumn. Dark green foliage. Prune below finished flowers to keep compact growth. Attracts birds.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3-5m

Callistemon John Mashlan (Standard) (Bottlebrush)

(Pink Bottle Brush) Compact upright Australian shrub with candy floss pink flowers in spring -summer. Prefers good drainage and some summer moisture.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Callistemon Kings Park Special (Bottlebrush)

Bunches of long red bottlebrush flowers during spring. Thrives in a open position. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Callistemon Little John (Bottlebrush)

A dwarf, rounded shrub which is almost completely covered with a mass of dark red bottlebrush flowers. The narrow, crowded foliage is an attractive bluish-green.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Callistemon Mauve Mist (Bottlebrush)

Hardy to medium shrub with mauve brushes from spring to autumn. Suitable for most conditions including coastal. Frost resistant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Callistemon rigidus (Bottlebrush)

A medium sized shrub with bright red flowers densely crowded in spikes 8 to 10 cm long.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Callistemon Rocky Rambler (Bottlebrush)

Dwarf semi prostrate compact shrub with red spider like flowers.Bronzy new growth .Prefers full sun and moist well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 50cm

Callistemon White Anzac (Bottlebrush)

Spreading shrub with 10-15cm long brushes of pure white flowers, fading to creamy-white, over summer. Prune well after flowering. Tolerates dry conditions when established. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Campsis x tagliabuana Mme Galen (Trumpet vine)

Hardy deciduous climber which produces brick-red flowers in summer. Good for covering fences.

Type: Deciduous  

Cantua buxifolia (Sacred Flower of the Incas)

Syn. Cantua dependens. Beautiful shrub with graceful drooping bright cherry-red tubular flowers in October. Requires warm sheltered position. Occasional pruning to keep good shape.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Cantua pyrifolia

Graceful weeping shrub with striking tubular flowers, cream with yellow flaring lobes in spring. Hardy. Trim after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Carex buchananii (NZ native)

Erect robust species with reddish-brown foliage. Very hardy. Full sun for best colour.

 

Carex comans (NZ native grass)

Silvery-blue weeping grass, ideal for ground cover. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.3m

Carex comans Bronze (NZ native grass)

Red brown tussock with fine shiny leaves. Effective planting in groups where a tough plant is needed. Tolerates damp and salty conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.4m

Carex comans Frosted Curls (NZ native grass)

Delightful landscaping plant. Very hardy. Trim occasionally to bring away new silver growth. A real gem for rock & pebble garden

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.4m

Carex conica Snowline

Attractive compact grass with fine white variegation on outer leaf. Keep on dry side especially in winter. Excellent tub plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.25cm

Carex flagellifera Bronze (NZ native grass)

Very hardy grass, useful as contrast next to shrubs with bold foliage. Has long arching, brown foliage which sways gracefully in the wind. Seed heads on long stalks used in dried arrangements

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.5m

Carex flagellifera Green (NZ native grass)

Attractive bright green grass, suitable for rockeries or borders. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.4m

Carex morrowii variegata

Attractive grass with variegated margins. Ideal for a dry site or in tubs and containers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.6m

Carex oshimensis Evergold

Sedge with tapering leaves richly variegated green with bright creamy yellow band. Gracefully arching and spreading out at ground level. Prefers some shade. Prune regularly.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.4m

Carex secta (NZ native grass)

Large sedge forming huge broad pillars. Sharp, cutting margins on leaves. Suits a damp, swampy area.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Carex testacea (NZ native grass)

A densely tufted plant with arching, rather wide spreading foliage. Colour varies from light brownish green to golden brown. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.5m

Carex trifida (NZ native grass)

Hardy plant with interesting blue-green foliage and conspicuous large flower spikes. Ideal coastal plant, originally from Chatham Islands

 

Carex trifida Rekohu Sunrise (NZ native grass)

Hardy plant from Chatham Islands. Stout habit with numerous plump brown flower spikes and medium to wide blue-green and cream variegated leaves. Coastal planting, dry banks or pots.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.8m

Ceanothus Blue Carpet

Very hardy shrub that will grow in most garden conditions. Forms a dense carpet ideal for rockeries or trailing over a bank. Responds well to a light trim.

Type: Evergreen Ground cover   Size: 1m wide

Ceanothus Blue Sapphire

Spring flowering shrub with bright blue flowers that smother the bush. Dark purple-green foliage. Prune to shape if required.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Ceanothus Gloire de Versailles

Very beautiful deciduous Ceanothus with large panicles of powder blue flowers in summer and autumn.Plant in full sun in well drained soils.Very hardy and suitable for coastal conditions.

Type: Semi-deciduous   Size: 1.5m

Ceanothus griseus Diamond Heights

Outstanding foliage plant. Pale blue flowers in spring. Excellent container plant. Best in full sun or light shade. Tolerates dry conditions with occasional deep watering. spring. Excellent container plant. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.3m

Ceanothus Henri defosse

Custers of bright blue flowers on red stems through summer. A compact shrub with fresh green foliage. Hardy

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1m

Ceanothus Joyce Coulter

Very vigorous, extremely wide spreading plant good for banks or ground cover. Masses of blue flowers in spring. Very Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.2m

Ceanothus Marie Simon

Hardy shrub with attractive pink flowers in panicles in summer. Small leaves and distinctive red-brown stems.

Type: Semi-Deciduous   Size: 1.5m

Ceanothus Mountain Haze

Compact plant with small dark leaves and blue flowers. Excellent for sea-side gardens.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Ceanothus roweanus (Californiana lilac)

A rounded dense bush with dark blue flowers and glossy green leaves. Attracts bees. Hardy and fast growing.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2.5m

Ceratostigma griffithii

Small shrub with small, round leaves turning reddish in autumn. Deep blue flowers over a long period in summer. Hardy. Likes a free-draining soil in full sun.

Type: Semi-Deciduous   Size: 1.2m

Ceratostigma willmottianum

Smothered in beautiful bright blue flowers throughout summer. Leaves turn red in late autumn. Trim back after flowering. Suits dry, well-drained site, preferably full sun.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 0.8m

Chaenomeles Green Ice

Green-white flowers in early spring. Great cut flowers. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 2.5m

Chaenomeles Riccartonii

Very bright orange red flowers produced on bare stems in late winter and early spring. Very hardy. Can be grown as shrub or espaliered.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 2.5m

Chaenomeles speciosa alba

Shrub with many erect branches forming a bush of stark beauty in winter and early spring when the bare stems produce their showy white flowers. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 2.5m

Chaenomeles speciosa Dazzler

Attractive dark red flowering Japonica. Very hardy. Suitable as a shrub or as a climber.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5m

Chaenomeles speciosa Toyo-Nishiki

A novel variety with single white, pink, and rose coloured blooms on the same bush. Different and charming for floral decoration. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 2.5m

Chaenomeles Yokuku

White flowers on bare stems from winter to spring. Very hardy shrub which can also be trained as espalier. Grows in sun or part shade. Prune after flowering.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 1.5-2m

Chimonanthus praecox (Wintersweet)

The sweet smelling golden yellow flowers appear in early spring while the branches are still bare. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 2m

Chimonanthus praecox luteus (Wintersweet)

Well distinguished by rather larger clear waxy yellow flowers, which are sweetly scented. Very hardy. Can be pruned after flowering.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 2.5m

Chionanthus virginicus (Chinese fringe flower)

Handsome tree producing lax panicles of snow white slightly fragrant flowers in summer. Hardy. Prefers sunny position.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 10m

Chionochloa conspicua (NZ native grass)

Large tussock found throughout NZ Flower panicles from Nov - January. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Chionochloa flavicans (NZ native grass)

Forms a dense clump with bright green slender, weeping leaves. Plumes of greenish-yellow flowers hang from the tips of metre long stems during summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.8m

Chionochloa rigida (NZ native snow tussock)

Tall and stout tussock, usually tawny green or golden colour. Flowering stems up to 1.5 long. Very hardy and tolerant of dry conditions when established.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Chionochloa rubra (NZ native red tussock)

A graceful tussock from Fiordland. Suitable for windy sites. Prefers moist soil conditions but tolerates dry. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Choisya Aztec Pearl

Finely cut green foliage. Flowers in late spring and often again in autumn. Pink buds opening to fragrant flowers. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Choisya ternata (Mexican Orange Blossom)

A neat compact shrub which in spring is covered in white orange blossom-like scented flowers. Very hardy. Trims well. Tolerates shade or sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Choisya ternata Sundance

Golden foliage form of "Mexican Orange Blossom". Sweetly scented white flowers late spring and summer. Prefers some shade. Leaves can burn in hot sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.2m

Cistus Brillancy (Rock Rose)

Large rosy pink flowers. Excellent for sunny dry and coastal sites. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.2m

Cistus Formosum

(Shrubby Sun Rose) Attractive shrub grey folliage and large golden flowers for sunny dry areas. Excellent on the coast.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Cistus ladanifer petiolatus Bennett's White (Rock Rose)

Popular, large, pure white flowering all summer. Well drained sunny spot. Prune after flowering

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Cistus salvifolius

A hardy, dry tolerant shrub with bushy spreading habit. Prolific flowering of white blooms with yellow basal markings. Trim to tidy after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 60cm

Cistus salvifolius Snow Mound (Rock Rose)

Low, trailing free-flowering shrub, white flowers with golden yellow centres in Spring. Foliage is dark grey-green above and whitish below. Suitable Rockery, Border, Cottage Garden.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.6m x 1.5m wide

Cistus Silver Pink

Very attractive flowers up to 8cm across in clear silvery pink with golden stamens. Good for banks, borders, rockery or coastal areas. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Cistus skanbergii Pink Ice (Rock Rose)

Grey - green leafed rock rose with medium sized silvery pink flowers in spring and summer. Prefers full sun. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Cistus x lusitanicus

Free flowering. White flowers with maroon blotch and yellow at base of petals. Especially useful for dry soils. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Cistus x skanbergii (Rock Rose)

Small pale pink flowers throughout summer. Grows well in sunny, dry conditions. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

CLEMATIS

Clematis need to be planted deeply with their roots in shade or heavily mulched with organic matter, gravel or stones. Cover the first two pairs of nodes with soil when planting. Semi-shade is ideal. Prune annually in late winter. The hybrid varieties put on a lovely show with the hand size blooms. Don’t go past the NZ native Clematis paniculata varieties. This is an evergreen climber with a lovely show of white star like flowers.

 

Clematis armandii

Very hardy climber with dark glossy foliage with masses of single white blooms produced in clusters.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clematis armandii Apple Blossom

Bold attractive foliage. Beautiful six-petalled blooms pink in bud opening to pale pink. Sunny sheltered position with cool root zone. Mulch well. Keep moist during summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clematis armandii Snowdrift

Small pure white flowers in spring. Very vigorous. Prefers rich moist soil, full sun or semi-shade. Prune lightly. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clematis Belle of Woking

Flowers silvery grey, double, rosette shaped. Blooms late spring and autumn. Prefers rich moist soil, full sun or semi shade. Very frost hardy. Light prune.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis cirrhosa Freckles

Easily-grown, hardy climber with cream bell-shaped flowers covered inside with deep raspberry red freckles. Late summer/ winter flowering. Sunny, well drained site, prune to shape.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clematis Duchess of Edinburgh

Large fully double white flowers with yellow stamens, from late spring to autumn. Prefers sunny or partial shade and moist, well drained soil. Plant roots in a cool zone by providing shade or covering with mulch. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis forsterii (Nz native)

Slender climber with deeply lobed leaves and large white/cream flowers in September and October. Prefers a cool root run in a sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clematis H.F. Young

Large flowers of wedge-wood blue, with cream stamens, from late spring to autumn. Prefers sunny or partial shade and moist, well drained soil. Plant roots in a cool zone by providing shade or covering with mulch. Frost Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis Henryii

Large creamy-white flowers with pointed sepals and dark stamens in early summer, and again in Autumn. Prefers sunny or partial shade and moist, well drained soil. Plant roots in a cool zone by providing shade or covering with mulch

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis Kiri te Kanawa

Large, deep blue, fully double blooms from late spring to early autumn. Vigorous, hardy and very free flowering. Prefers sunny position and rich, free draining soil.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis leprechaun

Beautiful green flowers in spring on a small climbing or weeping native clematis.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clematis Lincoln Star

Raspberry-pink flowers with a dark-pink bar, with deep red stamen, produced intermittently from late Spring to mid-Summer. Prefers partial shade and moist, well drained soil. Keep roots cool by providing shade or covering with mulch. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis Marie Boisselot

(syn Madam Le Coutre) Elegant pure white blooms with golden yellow anthers. Prefers sun or light shade and rich, well drained soil. Cut back all stems to a pair of buds in early Spring.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis montana Elizabeth

Flowers slightly scented. Delicate pink in colour. Single blooms. Very hardy plant.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis montana Freda

Flowers cherry pink with deeper margins. Blooms spring. Prefers rich moist soil, full sun or semi-shade. Very frost hardy. Light prune.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis montana Marjorie

Semi double flowers with creamy pink petals and salmon pink centres. Hardy and vigorous climber.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis montana persian fragrance

Vigorous, hardy climber with dark green foliage and masses of beautiful fragrant, white flowers in spring.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis montana rubens

Spectacular masses of anemone like 5cm rich pink flowers. Fast growing. Extremely hardy. Will grow anywhere.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis montana Snowflake

Spectacular masses of anemone like 5cm snow white flowers. Fast growing. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis montana Tetrarose

A vigorous, hardy climber with bronze foliage. Lilac-rose flowers up to 8 cm across. Plant on fences, trellis, tree stumps etc.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis Nelly Moser

Very popular variety bearing large blooms of Mallow pink with violet central stripe and red stamens. Best grown in semi-shade.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis paniculata (Nz native)

Vigorous climber, likes a cool moist root run and some sun to flower well. White flowers in early summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clematis paniculata Bridal Veil (Nz native clematis)

A selection of the NZ clematis which has deep bronze foliage and large white flowers (male). Vigorous. Very hardy. Suitable for growing up tree or on a trellis.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clematis paniculata Purity (Nz native clematis)

Large creamy white fragrant flowers in spring. Best through tree or over pergola. Requires cool moist root run. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clematis Richard Pennell

Flowers rich purple and large golden stamens, fading over time. Blooms late spring and autumn. Prefers rich moist soil, full sun or part shade. Very frost hardy. Hard prune.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis The President

Deep violet blue with dark stamens, very free flowering. Blooms late spring and autumn. Prefers rich moist soil, full sun or part shade. Very frost hardy. Prune hard

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis W.E. Gladstone

Silky blue flowers with dark red centre from early to late Summer. Prefers partial shade and moist, well drained soil. Keep roots cool by providing shade or covering with mulch. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis William Kennett

Attractive large lavender-blue flowers overlapping sepals from late spring through summer. Plant in well-drained feritle soil.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Climber

Clematis x cartmanii Sweetheart

Beautiful white flowers in spring, on a small climbing or weeping hardy and robust native clematis. Can also be used as a ground cover. Ideal in areas with good drainage and plenty of sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Climber

Clerodendrum trichotomum fargesii

A strong growing large shrub, valuable for its autumn effects. Very fragrant white flowers in maroon calyx's in early autumn followed by blue berries. Very showy. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 3m

Clethra alnifolia

Oval foliage like an alder. Strong slender erect growth. Plumy racemes of white flowers with spicy fragrance in late summer. Cool semi-shaded position.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 2m

Clianthus puniceus (NZ native kaka beak)

A vigorous semi-evergreen medium sized shrub with curious bright red claw shaped flowers in spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Clianthus puniceus albus (NZ native white kaka beak)

A vigorous semi-evergreen medium sized shrub with curious white claw shaped flowers in spring. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Clianthus puniceus Flamingo (NZ native pink kaka beak)

Fast growing, mainly evergreen native shrub with pink pea-shaped flowers. Suits a well-drained site in full sun protected from heavy frosts. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Clianthus puniceus maximus (NZ native red kaka beak)

NZ native kaka beak with wonderful pendulous red flowers in spring and summer. Plant in sunny, well-drained site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Clianthus puniceus maximus Kaka King (NZ native red kaka beak)

Bold, glossy foliage year round and long lasting display of large rich red flowers through late winter and early spring. Trim if necessary. Good soil and reasonably sheltered site. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Coleonema pinkii

Compact upright diosma covered with small pin flowers with a distinct pink stripe in the centre of petals. Plant singly or in groups in a sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Coleonema pulchrum

Erect growing shrub with long slender branches. Pink flowers. Tangy aromatic leaves and stems.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Coleonema pulchrum Sunset Gold

Bright gold aromatic foliage. Bright pink starry flowers in profusion in spring. Low growing. Sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

Coleonema pulchrum Winter Charm

Beautiful compact shrub,studded with pink starry flowers in late winter.Flowers earlier than other varieties.Highly aromatic leaves.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Convolvulus Blue Lake

Extremely profuse and long flowering distintive blueIdeal as ground cover, over banks, walls, baskets and pots. Best with lots of sun and warmth.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ground Cover

Convolvulus cneorum

Attractive grey foliage. Large blush white flowers in summer. Needs well drained sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 50cm

Coprosma acerosa (Nz native)

(Sand Coprosma) Low growing shrub with flexible orange brown branches. An excellent plant for coastal areas and hot dry conditions

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Coprosma acerosa Hawera (Nz native)

Unusual picturesque ground cover with bright lime green leaves. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 25cm

Coprosma acerosa Red Rocks (Nz native)

Excellent rugged shrub which forms a tight tangled mound of dark reddish brown. Good for sunny situations. Will withstand salty winds and moderate frosts.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 0.6m

Coprosma Beatson's Gold (Nz native)

NZ native shrub with arching branches. Spreading habit with yellow leaves edged green.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Coprosma Black Cloud (Nz native)

Attractive shrub with stunning ebony black foliage all year round.Compact habit. Will grow in full sun or shade.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ground Cover

Coprosma Cappucino (Nz native)

Rich chocolate brown Summer foliage becomes even darker in Winter Ideal in pots or for borders and hedges. Contrasts well with white or cream flowering plants.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Coprosma Chocolate Soldier (Nz native)

Attractive glistening chocolate bronze leaves tolerant of dry and poor soils, coastal and drought conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5-2m

Coprosma Evening Glow (Nz native)

Bright foliage . Red and deep orange colours in Winter give way to lighter yellows and oranges in Spring and Summer. A very attractive contrast plant for the native garden.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

Coprosma Fire Burst (Nz native)

Brilliant multicoloured leaves with fiery red margins which contrast with black centres. Leaves turn silver green and pink in late spring. Sun or part shade. Moist soil. Can be trimmed. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1-1.5m

Coprosma Flat Freddy (Nz native)

(brunnea x kirkii hybrid) Ideal low growing groundcover plant, that prefers well drained sunny site. Both frost and wind hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ground Cover

Coprosma Golden Glow (Nz native)

The golden summer tones of foliage have splashes of lime, green and orange which intensify in the winter. Prefers well drained soil, in sun or partial shade. Hardy to coastal areas. Protect from heavy frosts.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Coprosma Green & Gold (Nz native)

Outstanding accent plant with deep emerald green leaves with butter-gold margins. Well-drained soil in sun or part shade. Wind and salt tolerant but protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Coprosma Hot Chocolate (Nz native)

Attractive shrub with shiny dark chocolate brown leaves. Prefers some sun and well drained position. Can be trimmed. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Coprosma Inferno (Nz native)

During spring and summer the foliage is lime green with red egde, colours changing to bright pink and deep red through winter. Prefers full sun and well drained soils. Protect from heavy frost. Suitable for coastal planting and in containers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1-1.5m

Coprosma Karo Red (Nz native)

Compact shrub with striking black red foliage. Hardy. Suitable as a tub plant or in the garden. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

Coprosma kirkii (Nz native)

A hardy prostrate NZ native, vigorous growing and ideal to cover dry banks and areas with some foot traffic.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ground Cover

Coprosma kirkii variegata (Nz native)

An excellent spreading variegated shrub suitable for banks and coastal conditions. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ground Cover

Coprosma Lime & Lime (Nz native)

Lime green and bright yellow foliage with touches of orange. Prefers full sun and well drained soils. Protect from heavy frost. Suitable for coastal planting and in containers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1-1.5m

Coprosma lucida (Nz native)

Large glossy green leaves. Orange drupes produced in autumn. Good shelter plant. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Coprosma Mangitangi (Nz native)

Delightful divariacating ground cover native with colourful foliage. Slow growing with best colour when planted in full sun. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 60cm

Coprosma Painters Pallette (Nz native)

Compact plant with shiney rounded leaves splashed yellow, orange,and pink with green edges. Good coastal plant. Protect from heavyfrosts. Trim to shape. Suitable as a tub plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Coprosma Plum Hussey (Nz native)

Striking plum-red foliage contrasting with lime-green new growth. Best in full sun. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Coprosma propinqua

Very hardy shrub with small leaves usually in clusters. Grows in heavy wet soil. Blue drupes in summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Coprosma prostrata Kiwi Gold (Nz native)

A prostrate groundcover, ideal for walls and rock gardens. Small shiny green leaves with bright yellow gold edges. Forms a dense mat. Tolerates drought and heat once established.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ground Cover

Coprosma prostrata Kiwi Silver (Nz native)

Hardy groundcover which forms a dense mat in rock garden or over walls. Small shiny green leaves with creamy silver edges. Tolerant of drought and heat when established.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ground Cover

Coprosma Rainbow Surprise (Nz native)

Bold summer foliage of green and cream tinged with gold and pink turning hot pink to red and olive green in autumn, winter and early spring. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1-1.5m

Coprosma repens (Nz native)

Glossy dark green leaves. Bright orange drupes produced in late summer. Quick growing and trims well.Suitable for exposed coastal sites.Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Coprosma rugosa (Nz native)

Flat growing spreading shrub for any open garden. Very hardy with a gold hue to the summer growth.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 75cm

Coprosma rugosa Clearwater Gold (Nz native)

Rugosa type. Twiggy groth with an orange/gold effect. Great for coastal planting. Very Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Coprosma Scarlett O'hara (Nz native)

Bold foliage in stunning red which features deep brown to black centre of the leaves. Great in pots. Easy care, prefers full sun and well drained soil. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1-1.5m

Coprosma Taiko (Nz native)

Cushion mound of intertwining branchlets coloured dark green. Vigorous groundcover.Tolerant of poor dry sandy conditons.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ground Cover

Coprosma Tequila Sunrise (Nz native)

Features a range of vibrant foliage colours, changing from lime green and yellow in spring through to orange and burgundy in winter. Thrives in full sun.but okay in some shade.Protect from frost while young

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1-1.5m

Cordyline australis (NZ native cabbage tree)

Impressive tree with palm-like appearance and creamy white scented flowers in summer. Ideal for structural planting and containers. Sunny, well-drained site preferred. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 5m in 10 years

Cordyline australis albertii (Nz native)

An attractive cultivar with cream and green foliage with a pink mid-rib. Despite the tropical appearance it is hardy and easy to grow in most soils.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Cordyline australis Burgundy Spire (Nz native)

Upright plant which has glossy deep burgundy, long narrow leaves. Provides strong architectural focus in garden. Suitable for container. Full sun or part shade. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Cordyline australis Chocolate Mint (Nz native)

Sword-like leaves are centred with a rich chocolate colour and bordered in vibrant green. Happy in sun or part shade. Protect from harsh frost when young.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Cordyline australis Karo Kiri (Nz native)

A dwarf cabbage tree ideal for a tub of a container. Excellent indoors or outside. Easy to care for. Water regularly.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Cordyline australis Midnight Star (Nz native)

Long wine red leaves on this selection.Very hardy.Suitable for growing in container.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Cordyline australis Red Star (Nz native)

Wonderful new selection bred from Cordyline australis. Deep velvet red foliage.Hardy .Prefers full sun but tolerates shady positions.Suitable for garden or in a container.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Cordyline Green Goddess (Nz native)

(Hybrid cultivar of C. kaspar) Rich green foliage. Scented white flowers on long spikes in summer. Good accent shrub. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Cordyline indivisa (Nz native)

For architectural planting this wide leaved native palm makes rapid growth. Flowers creamy-lilac.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 3m

Cordyline Jive (Nz native)

Jive is part of the series of dancing cordylines.New foliage has cream variegation turning to brilliant yellow and deep green.Strong palnt suitable for garden or pot.Prefers full sun or part shade and very hardy.(PVR)

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2.5m

Cordyline Polka (Nz native)

Polka is part of the dancing series of cordylines . It is clump forming and the foliage changes from apricot to olive green as it matures .Suitable for garden or in pot in full sun to part shade.Very hardy.(PVR)

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Cordyline Purple Tower (Nz native)

(Hybrid cultivar of C. banksii) Prefers cool moist conditions. Upright habit with deep purplish-red leaves. Handsome garden specimen or tub plant. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 4m

Cordyline Red Fountain (Nz native)

Lovely brilliant fine red foliage, flax-like in shape. After two to three years it produces cabbage tree flowers which are creamy-white and fragrant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 80cm

Cordyline Wal's Candystripe (Nz native)

Vibrant two colour selection. Bronze with striking bright pink edge all year round. Develops into a small trunk plant. Easy care.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Cordyline Wal's Goldfinger (Nz native)

Bright lemon sword-like leaves with green margins. Strong upright foliage forming a trunk with age. Prefers full sun or part shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m

Corokia Bronze King

This N.Z. native shrub has bronzy leaves and is excellent for coastal planting. Very twiggy branches and starry yellow flowers

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Corokia buddleioides (NZ native - Korokio)

Upright shrub with yellow starry flowers in October and November, followed by dark red fruits. Very hardy in most conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Corokia cotoneaster (NZ native - Wire Netting Bush)

A rigid densely branched shrub. Bright yellow flowers followed by yellow orange or red berries in autumn. Hardy. Prefers some sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Corokia cotoneaster Geentys Ghost

Selected for its classic silver grey foliage. Extremely tolerant of dry and exposed conditions including salt winds. Can be trimmed as topiary or hedge.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Corokia cotoneaster Geentys Green (NZ native )

Compact, upright plant with large glaucous green, oval leaves. Very hardy to poor soils and wind. Suitable for hedging.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Corokia cotoneaster Little Prince (NZ native )

Compact twiggy dwarf shrub with bronzy purple foliage. Very hardy. Can be trimmed into hedge.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Corokia x virgata Bronze Knight (NZ native)

Upright growing native with dark bronze foliage and silvery underneath. Wind resistant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: ht. 2m

Corokia x virgata Bronze Lady (NZ native )

Spring leaves pink, changing to copper. Extremely hardy, suitable for coastal and exposed positions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Corokia x virgata Cheesemanii (NZ native)

Upright growing native shrub. Leaves bronze and silver.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Corokia x virgata Frosted Chocolate (NZ native)

Very hardy shrub with bronze chocolate foliage and frosted reverse side of leaf. Orange-red berries in autumn.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.8m

Corokia x virgata Red Wonder (NZ native)

Extremely hardy coastal shrubs with dense twiggy branches and starry yellow flowers. Red berries.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Corokia x virgata Sunsplash (NZ native)

A medium shrub with green leaves margined gold. Compact.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Corokia x virgata Yellow Wonder (NZ native)

Extremely hardy coastal shrub with dense twiggy branches Yellow starry flowers followed by yellow berries.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Correa Compact Pink

Australian native plant producing pink flowers in abundance from late winter to spring.Attractive to nectar feeding plants.Compact dense growing shrub ,tolerant of coastal conditions and drought.Sun to part shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Correa Dusky Bells

Pinkish-red flowers which are 4cm long produced from autumn to spring. Prefers full sun and well drained soil. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Correa Limelight

Compact shrub providing year round blooms. Waxy lime-yellow tubular flwoers with green hairy leaves. Requires light top dressing of slow realise fertilizer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m Wdth. 1m

Correa Marian's Marvel

Flowers soft salmon orange. A small growing shrub. Plant in a warm sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Correa Salmon Pink

Salmon pink flowers on a small compact bush. Plant in a sunny warm position.

Type: Evergreen  

Cortaderia Gold Band

An attractive hybrid pampas grass with golden edge on green leaves. Very hardy, suits a variety of situations.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Cortaderia richardii (NZ native - Houpara)

Hardy grass with graceful cream coloured plumes from mid December to January. Suits most soil types, full sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Cortaderia toetoe (NZ native )

Largest endemic grass found in NZ. Feather-like flower heads up to 6m high produced from November to March. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Corylopsis glandulifera (Chinese Witch Hazel)

Medium shrub with attractive branching habit. Leaves broad and rounded. Highly scented, narrow racemes of bright yellow, bell shaped flowers in late winter. Requires good, moist, acid soil, some shelter and sun or part shade.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Cotinus coggygria (Smoke Bush, Venetian Sumach)

Smooth rounded green leaves with brilliant autumn colours. Fawn coloured plumes of flowers 15 - 20cm long at Christmas.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Cotinus coggygria Golden Spirit (Golden Smoke Bush)

Syn. C. coggygria Ancot. Unique form of smoke bush .Leaves is brilliant golden yellow through summer accompanied by plume-like flowers. Coral, red and orange autumn colours. Full sun. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Cotinus coggygria Grace

A lovely smoke bush with crimson-purple tips on leaves changing with age to green with purple tinge. Winter pruning produces a tidy bush. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Cotinus Coggygria Grace

A lovely smoke bush with crimson-purple tips on leaves changing with age to green with purple tinge. Winter pruning produces a tidy bush. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2.5m Wdth. 2.5m

Cotinus coggygria purpureus (Purple Smoke Bush)

The round deep purple leaves always attract attention. Hazy purple smoke-like flowers. Good autumn colours.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Cotinus coggygria Red Spirit

Syn. C. coggygria Firstpur. Round green foliage changes to mid purple through summer, topped with rich red smoke like plumes in late summer. Good autumn colour. Best grown in fertile soil and sun to part shade.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Cotinus coggygria Royal Purple

The finest of all purple-foliaged shrubs. The deeply veined leaves turn rich crimson in autumn. Prune in winter to stimulate new spring growth.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Cotoneaster congestus

Dense rounded bush with branches curving downwards. White flowers in December are attractive to bees. Bright red berries in autumn.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Cotoneaster Cornubia

A vigorous shrub. The red fruits are perhaps the largest of the Cotoneasters and borne in profusion weighing down the branches.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4m

Cotoneaster Cornubia Standard

A vigorous shrub. The red fruits are perhaps the largest of the Cotoneasters and borne in profusion weighing down the branches.

Type: Evergreen  

Cotoneaster dammeri

Hardy prostrate shrub excellent as groundcover in rock gardens. Glossy leaves white flowers and red berries.

Type: Evergreen  

Cotoneaster horizontalis

A low growing shrub of prostrate habit, with branches of characteristic "herring-bone" pattern. Can be espaliered. Covered in red berries in autumn and winter. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Cotoneaster horizontalis variegatus

Impressive bright scarlet berries and attractive variegated foliage, fan-shaped branches. Very suitable for covering low walls and banks. Branches.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Cotoneaster Microphyllus

Dwarf glossy leaved evergreen with extra large scarlet fruits for draping walls and banks. Extremely tough and hardy.

 

Cotoneaster salicifolius Scarlet Leader

Arching branches and dark green leaves combine to make a graceful shrub. Scarlet berries.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Crinodendron hookerianum

Syn. Tricuspidaria lanceolata. Flowers like long stalked crimson lanterns which hang thickly along branches in November. Requires moist, lime-free soil and some shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Crowea exalata

This delightful gem is rarely seen without its bright starry pink flowers. Requires a sunny position, well-drained soil and No lime

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Crowea exalata rubra

Small shrub with attractive deep red foliage and pink star-like flowers in autumn and winter. Prefers free draining, acid soil enriched with peat moss.

Type: Evergreen  

Crowea Festival

Small shrub with dark pink star like flowers throughout summer. Trim when finished flowering. Avoid heavy frosts

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Cyathea dealbata (NZ native - Ponga, Silver Fern)

Beautiful fern with silvery undersides. Protect from wind and heavy frost. Well drained situation required. Tall and slow-growing - suitable for small gardens. NZ national emblem

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 6m

Cyathea medullaris (NZ native - Black Ponga, Mamaku)

NZ's largest tree fern. Protect from wind and frost in a well-drained site. Water well in summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 10m

Cythea Smithii

(Tree Fern) Beautiful feathery tree fern for cool moist situation. Hardy to cold but needs good shelter from wind.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. up to 5m

Cytisus multiflorus Snow White (Spanish Broom)

Easy care large shrub producing white pea-like flowers in mid to late spring. God screening plant, thrives on an annual clip back.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m Wdth. 2m

Cytisus x praecox

Mass of rich cream flowers on slender, weeping branches in spring. Flowers good for picking. Very hardy. Prune hard after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Daphne bholua

Long narrow foliage with attractive scented pink flowers throughout winter. Prefers dry shady area. Very hardy, semi evergreen.

Type: Semi-Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Daphne bholua

Long narrow foliage with attractive scented pink flowers throughout winter. Prefers dry shady area. Very hardy, semi evergreen.

Type: Semi-Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Daphne bholua Pink Ice

Richly scented, soft pink flowers in late winter on an upright bush. Likes good drainage and loamy soil.

Type: Semi-Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Daphne cneorum (Garland Flower, Rock Daphne)

The rose pink, fragrant, flowers and prostrate habit make this an attractive plant.

Type: Evergreen  

Daphne odora leucantha

Very fragrant flowering shrub with flower clusters of deep pink shaded white in winter and spring. Deep green foliage. Prefers semi-shaded, well-drained, lime-free soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Daphne odora leucantha alba

Beautifully perfumed porcelain white blooms. Light green growth tips. Prefers semi shaded position with well drained lime free soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.8m

Daphne x burkwoodii

A compact shrub covering itself in spring with pale pink fragrant flowers.

Type: Semi-Deciduous   Size: Ht, 1.2m

Daphne x burkwoodii variegata

A compact shrub with leaves finely margined cream. In spring it is covered with highly scented pink flowers.

Type: Semi-Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Desfontainia spinosa

Magnificent late summer flowering. A hardy shrub with small holly-like leaves and tubular scarlet flowers with yellow mouth. Prefers semi-shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.8m

Deutzia crenata nakaiana Nikko

Delightful low spreading form, producing masses of tiny snowy white tubular blossoms in late spring. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Deutzia Dorothy Hamilton

A fast growing shrub with soft pink flowers with a deeper bar covering the bush in spring. Plant in a sunny position and trim after flowering. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Deutzia Pink Pom Pom

An attractive shrub with clusters of pink flowers fading to white in early summer. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Deutzia scabra Candidissima

Tall shrub with double white flowers in summer. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Dianella Breeze

Deep green foliage with sprays of soft blue flowers in spring, followed by purple berries. Very adaptable, will grow in full sun or shade,and will tolerate frost and drought.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Dianella caerulea Cassa Blue

This compact dianella tolerates a wide range of soils and conditions. Likes full sun as well as partially shaded position. Hardy with excellent cold, heat, frost, and drought tolerance. Plant in a well mulched garden.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Dianella nigra (NZ native )

Shiny, dark green upper leaf with slightly rough edges. Forms close growing clumps. Pretty star-shaped light blue flowers in spring followed by masses of shiny dark blue berries

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Dianella Revoluta Blue Twist

Ornamental Australian flax with distinctive blue/purple foliage Flower stems reach over 1m in height. Full sun or part shade. Drought and frost tolerant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m Wdth 0.5m

Dianella revoluta Baby Bliss

Excellent compact, contrasting border plant. Tolerates a wide range of climatic conditions. Full sun to part shade. Very hardy, drought and frost tolerant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.25m

Dianella revoluta Little Rev

This compact dianella tolerates a wide range of soils and conditions. Likes full sun as well as partially shaded position. Hardy with excellent cold, heat, frost, and drought tolerance. Plant in a well mulched garden.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Dianella Tasmanica Tasman Red

Ornamental flax lily with foliage that colours to red in winter. Spring flowers are blue, followed by purple berries. An adaptable plant for sun or shade. Drought and frost tolerant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m Wdth. 0.4m

Dianella Tasmanica Wyeena

An attractive cream and green foliage. Prefers a sunny to part shade well drained position. Relatively drought tolerant. Hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.9m

Dianelle Revoluta Kentlyn

Bright fresh green , upright foliage . Ideal for adding accent to planting. Can be planted in groups.easy care and grows in sun or part shade.Feed in spring and may need slug bait! Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m Wdth. 0.4m

Dichroa Blue Saphire

Low maintenance shrub with Hydrangea-like dark green foliage, rich demin blue flowers. Prefers semi shade and moist soil. Semi-hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.8m

Dichroa versicolor

Shade loving bushy shrub with electric blue waxy flowers through summer. Prefers good moist soil. Feed with aluminium sulphate for good colour.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Dichroa versicolor Blue Stars

Hydrangea-like bush with large glossy rich green leaves. Attractive denim-blue flowers nearly all year round. Tolerant of quite moist conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Dicksonia Fibrosa

NZ native tree fern which grows in both shade or open, exposed situations. Hardy and ideal for containers. Trunk produces up to 6m fronds.

  Size: Ht. 1.5 - 3m

Dodonaea viscosa (NZ native - Ake ake)

A quick growing NZ shrub for warm and coastal areas. Useful as hedge or shelter in coastal and windy situation. Requires good drainage. Ornamental seed capsules.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 5m

Dodonaea viscosa purpurea (NZ native - Purple ake ake)

A quick growing native shrub for warm and coastal areas. Leaves red in summer turning rich purple red in winter.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 5m

Drimys lanceolata (Mountain Pepper)

A compact aromatic shrub from Tasmania. The young stems are a good red colour holding this throughout the year. Numerous small creamy-white flowers in Oct-Nov. Cold and drought hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Drimys winteri (Winter's Bark)

Small tree with bunches of scented creamy flowers. Ideal as a specimen tree where winter form can be seen. No lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 5m

Drimys winteri andina

A rare alpine form of the Winter's Bark with large white scented flowers. Dwarf growth habit. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Dryopteris Remota

Ladder like fronds with lush new growth.Cold hardy.Prefers semi shade and well drained moist soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.7m

Echium fastuosum

Large shrubby perennial, multi-branched with grey-green leaves and dramatic spikes of purplish-blue flowers in late autumn. Likes full sun and good drainage. Tolerates coastal conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Edgeworthia chrysantha Grandiflora (Yellow Daphne)

An interesting shrub with stout stems in spring producing large silvery buds opening to heads of yellow tubular flowers.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Elaeagnus pungens maculata

Leaves with a central splash of gold giving a very bright effect. Outstanding in the winter. Very hardy shrub which can be pruned to shape.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Elaeagnus x ebbingei

Hardy fast-growing shrub with large silvery green leaves giving a very bright effect.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Elaeagnus X ebbingei Limelight

Leaves green above at first with silvery scales, developing a broad central blotch of deep yellow and pale green. Outstanding in the winter. Slow growing.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Erica Aurora

A hardy upright growing erica up to 1m tall. Has attractive bright red to orange tubular flowers during winter in clusters. Requires a well drained,sunny lime free position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Erica carnea Pink Spangles

Delightful soft pink flowers. Compact grower. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht 0.3m

Erica carnea Vivellii

Deep carmine flowers from late winter to spring. Bronzy red foliage in winter. Prune dry blooms after flowering. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Erica cerinthoides (Erica Heath, Fire Heath)

Small greyish-green foliage and 3cm bright red-orange hairy tubular flowers in 8cm clusters. Protect from frost. Acid soil needed.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Erica Colorans White Delight

Showy white tubular flowers on tall spikes. Attractive soft green foliage. Prune after flowering for bushier plant and more flowers. Prefers well drained site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Erica darleyensis White

Pure white winter flowering. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Erica erigena Golden Lady

Attractive golden foliage all year. Plant with humus, sunny site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Erica Kramers Red

Good flowering low growing Erica. Deep pink to red flowers. Plant in full sun, open situation.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Erica melanthera

Small mauve pink bells with black anthers. Flowers from April to July. Hardy, sunny position in well-drained acid soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Erica melanthera Improved

A small leaved compact heath with masses of lavender-purple flowers in autumn. Prefers a sunny, well drained position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Erica myretoun Ruby

Excellent winter flowering variety. Dark red flowers. Prefers acidic soil conditions. Extremely hardy .

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Erica Silver Beads

A vigorous grower with flowers of the purest white. Well drained, moist soil required. NO LIME

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.45m

Erica Springwood White

Very hardy winter flowering white erica. Makes good ground cover or can grow down walls or banks.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.15m Wdth 0.6m

Erica White Hall

Compact plant with bright green foliage .Masses of pure white flowers in winter. Very hardy. Suitable for mass planting or borders.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Erica x darleyensis (Darley Dale Heath)

Cushion like habit. Deep green foliage. Myriads of rosy mauve flowers in winter. Extremely hardy will grow anywhere.

Type: Evergreen  

Erica x darleyensis Jack H Brummage

Excellent winter flowering erica. Soft pink flowers with highly coloured foliage. Extremely hardy will grow anywhere.

Type: Ht. 0.5m  

Eriostemon Gold Dust

Small compact shrub with a profusion of delicate pink buds opening to pure white star shaped flowers almost year round. Gold fragrant variegated leaves. Tolerates hot dry conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Eriostemon Myopoides

Scented dark green eliptic leaves. Pink buds open to white star shape waxy flowers in spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Eriostemon myoporoides Profusion

Syn. Philotheca myoporoides Profusion. Waxy white flowers begin in late winter and continue for months in early summer. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Escallonia Apple Blossom

A rounded shrub with glossy green leaves and pink and white flowers. Wind tolerant and excellent for coastal areas.

Type: Evergreen   Size: ht. 1.5m

Escallonia Donard White

Medium sized shrub of compact habit. Shiny small green leaves. Flowers white, produced over a long period. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Escallonia Hapleys Gold

Hardy shrub with attractive gold leaves and red flowers in spring and summer. Trims well.

Type: Evergreen   Size: ht. 2m

Escallonia macrantha

Flowers rose-crimson during summer and early autumn. Large glossygreen leaves. Very hardy. Withstands coastal gales.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Euonymus fortunei Emerald 'n' Gold

Obliging plants providing year round colour. Good ground cover. Very hardy. A real gem for rock and pebble gardens.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Euonymus fortunei minimus

A prostrate shrub with slender stems and small, dark green leaves. Suitable for rock gardens.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.1m Wdth. 0.6m

Euphorbia characius Silver Swan

Blue-green & silver foliage, with heads of cream-green flowers in spring. A compact, tidy plant for a sunny, well drained place. Cut flower stems back after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Euphorbia Ascot Rainbow

Colourful plant with cream and green-blue foliage turning deep pink in cooler months.Masses of cream,lime ang green spikes in early spring.Trim after flowering.Prefers sun and well drained soil.Suits garden or pots.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Euphorbia characias Burrows Silver

(Variegated spurge) Striking grey-green foliage with pale gold margins .The erect stems are topped in autumn with creamy yelow flower clusters with golden centres . Suitable for borders or containers. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Euphorbia characias Burrows Silver

(Variegated spurge) Striking grey-green foliage with pale gold margins .The erect stems are topped in autumn with creamy yelow flower clusters with golden centres . Suitable for borders or containers. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Euphorbia characias Kea

This compact perennial has foliage of blue-grey-green, with a touch of red in the new growth. Lime-gold flowers in the spring. A dramatic plant for a sunny, well-drained spot.

Type: Evergreen   Size: ht. 0.5m

Euphorbia characias Tui

Beautiful blue green leaves turning burgundy at tips. Tight compact habit. Mass of continuous dark chocolate to burgundy flowers in winter. Thrives in full sun or part shade and well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Euphorbia characias wulfenii

Magnificent, long lasting, column-like heads of lime green in early spring. A superb plant for a large border. Sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Euphorbia characius Kakapo

Fresh green foliage with masses of acid green blooms with red highlights in spring.Prefers well drained soil and full sun.Tolerates hot dry conditions in garden or suitable for pots.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.45m

Euphorbia Dulcis Chameleon

Dainty rich maroon-purple foliage covers erect stems forming a rounded neat mound. Flowers a subtle yellow green within the maroon foliage tips. Ideal for a sunny, moist site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Euphorbia glauca (NZ native - NZ Sea Spurge)

Bluish-green leaves on erect stems, often the juvenile leaves and stems have a reddish tinge, flowers minute. Endangered.

Type: Evergreen   Size: ht. 1m

Euphorbia martinii

Compact evergreen, requires little moisture and full sun. Spring flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Euphorbia polychroma

Compact perennial with lime yellow bracts. Suits a sunny, moist situation

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Euphorbia Tasmanian Tiger

Elegant stripy green and white variegated foliage make this a great container or accent plant in the garden.Terminal flower spikes of pale emerald and white blooms in early spring.Best in full sun with well drained soil.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.9m

Euryops pectinatus

Rich yellow daisy-like flowers produced throughout year but most freely from Aug - Dec. Very hardy. Tolerates coastal conditions. Prefers full sun and good drainage.

Type: Ht. 1m  

Euxtaxia obovata Nana

Masses of bright yellow/orange red flowers in spring to early summer. Prefers well drained soils, sun or dappled shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Exochorda x macrantha The Bride

Dense, arching shrub forming a mound of large white flowers in spring. Prolific flowering, dark green foliage on pendant branches. Suits a sunny, well drained, acid soil. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: ht. 1.5m

Fatsia japonica

A handsome medium to large shrub of spreading habit. Large polished green leaves emphasise the globular white flower heads that terminate the stems in autumn. Protect from frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Festuca coxii (NZ native )

(Chatham Island Fescue) Excellent little grass with slender blue glaucous leaves. Semi-prostrate habit suitable for spilling over banks and walls. Requires moist, well-drained site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.25m

Festuca novae-zelandiae (NZ native )

A dense native tussock with very fine foliage, upright in the centre, fanning outwards around the edge. New leaves are grey-green. A tough plant that will tolerate poor, dry conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Ficus pumila

Self clinging evergreen climber, suitable for climbing walls or hanging baskets. Protect from heavy frost. Prefers cool, shady position with moist soil. Provides dense ground cover.

Type: Evergreen  

Forsythia Lynwood Gold

The large broad petaled rich yellow flowers spawn profusely in early spring. Prune after flowering.

Type: Deciduous   Size: ht. 2m

Forsythia x intermedia Arnold Giant

This forsythia is a robust shrub of medium size with exceptionally large nodding flowers in early spring.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Forsythia x intermedia spectabilis

Early spring flowering shrub. Masses of golden yellow flowers produced before leaves appear

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Fragaria Lipstick (Pink-flowering Strawberry)

Excellent ground cover plant for open sunny position. Bright pink flowers in summer followed by juicy red strawberry fruits .Very hardy

Type: Semi-Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Furcraea bedinghausii

A succulent plant from South America with tall flower stems and greenish flowers. Needs protection from very hard frosts.

Type: English   Size: Ht. 3m

Gardenia True Love

Large pure white double blooms that are very fragrant. Glossy dark green foliage. Plant in full sun or part shade. Prefer their roots to be kept cool. Feed once a year with general fertiliser.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Garrya elliptica

Magnificent large evergreen shrub draped with long green catkins in winter. Will grow on coast and south walls.

Type: Evergreen   Size: ht. 3m

Garrya elliptica James Roof

A strong vigorous male form with large leathery leaves and extra long catkins.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Gelsemiam Sempervirens

(Carolina Jessamine) A climber with very fragrant, bright yellow, funnel-shaped flowers. Requires a sunny well drained sheltered site.

Type: Evergreen  

Gelsemium sempervirens Plena (Double Caroline Jasmine)

Syn. G. sempervirens Pride of August. A twining evergreen climber with fragrant golden yellow double flowers in spring to summer. Likes well drained soil. Protect from heavy frosts.

Type: Evergreen  

Genista Yellow Imp

Compact bushy shrub which produces bright golden yellow broom from late spring. Trim for further flowering.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Gordonia axillaris

Large creamy white flowers with bright yellow stamens, camellia like in size and shape, stands sun and shade. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Grevillea alpina x rosmarinifolia Gold Rush

Clear bright yellow flowers with a streak of red in the stigma. Bushy habit that responds to clipping to keep in shape. Open sunny well-drained site, withstands windy conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Grevillea Apricot Gold

A fast growing shrub with masses of beautiful apricot pink flowers during winter and spring. Attracts birds. Requires full sun. Dense, and drought tolerant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Grevillea Bon Accord

Bushy shrub with large flame red flowers on ends of branches in late winter to spring. Attractive to birds. Dense growth habit makes it suitable for hedging. Prefers full sun and free draining soil. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Grevillea Bonnie Prince Charlie

A compact free flowering shrub which tolerates dry conditions. Rich red and gold spider-like flowers in spring and early summer. Suitable for containers. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Grevillea Bronze Rambler

Vigorous ground cover with beautiful bronze coloured foliage. Attractive wine-red toothbrush flowers in spring. Well-drained site. Protect from heavy frosts.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Grevillea Canberra Gem

Fine needle leaves, neat growth with red flowers. Suits dry positions in full sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Grevillea Cherry Ripe

Compact shrub with soft grey green foliage .Masses of bunched waxy cherry red flowers in summer.Prefers a well drained sunny position.Tolerates moderate frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Grevillea Clearview David

Profusely flowering shrub with narrow leaves and bushy habit. Red and white flowers. Tolerates hot dry position. No strong fertiliser.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Grevillea Fanfare

Vigorous groundcover which produces masses of dark red tooth brush like flowers mainly in spring. Prune after flowering to encourage red new growth. Full sun. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Grevillea Green and Cream

Dense bushy growth covered with cream and green spider-like flowers in spring. Prefers sunny well drained situation. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m ]

Grevillea Green and Cream

Dense bushy growth covered with cream and green spider-like flowers in spring. Prefers sunny well drained situation. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m ]

Grevillea lanigera Mt Tamboritha

Masses of flowers in red, pink cream almost all year. Prostrate habit with attractive narrow pointed green leaves. A very hardy, excellent cascading groundcover. Evergreen.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Grevillea Nancy Otzen

Attractive, bushy, free flowering winter and spring shrub with great masses of deep red flowers. Prune lightly after flowering. Plant in sunny well-drained position. Full sun. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Grevillea Pink Midget

Hardy compact shrub with green-bronze foliage. Masses of delicate spider pink flowers over long period. Requires full sun and good drainage. Protect from heavy frost. Prune lightly after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Grevillea Poorinda Elegance

Clusters of yellow spider-like flowers with pink styles. Hardy in most well drained soils in full sun. Prune and mulch in early spring. Attracts birds.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Grevillea prostrata Aurea

A low spreading shrub with bright green foliage - yellow flowers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Grevillea Red Cluster

Cultivar noted for deep red flowers from autumn to spring. Low growing habit. Suits well drained situation, full sun, rockeries, banks etc

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Grevillea Robin Hood

An easily grown, attractive shrub displaying scarlet flower spikes at branch tips from spring through summer. Withstands cold and dry, but needs staking against strong wind

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Grevillea Robyn Gordan

Fat spikes of bright red flowers throughout year. Plant in full sun and well drained soil. No strong fert. Protect from frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Grevillea rosmarinifolia

Requires a warm sunny well drained position. Excellent for coastal situations. Crimson flowers during summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.8m

Grevillea Scarlet Sprite

Intense waxy scarlet to blood red spider-like flowers in spring. Compact bushy growth. Prefers sunny well drained situation.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Grevillea Sea Spray

Attractive compact shrub with fine soft grey foliage, bearing clusters of bright red flowers from Autumn to Spring

Type: Evergreen  

Grevillea Superb

Spectacular bright salmon brush-shaped flowers in spring and autumn. Full sun and free drainage required. Prune after flowering. Excellent specimen/tub/hedge plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Grevillea Tickled Pink

Clusters of delicious creamy-pink spider-like flowers. Very hardy, colourful and easy to grow. Prefers full sun and good drainage. Prune in autumn. Evergreen

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m Wdth. 1.5m

Grevillea victoriae

Drooping heads of rusty red flowers in summer. Semi-shade with summer moisture. Light to medium soil. Prune lightly each year to keep bushy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Grevillea Winter Delight

Groundcover with soft grey green foliage and a profusion of red,pink and cream flowers in winter.Prefers a well drained sunny position .Tolerates moderate frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m Wdth. 1m

Grevillea x gaudichaudii

A very attractive, prostrate evergreen, ground cover plant. Brilliant, red, bottle-brush like flowers from spring through to summer. Hardy, wind tolerant. Plant in sunny site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Hamamelis intermedia Arnold Promise

Small growing, neat, upright vase-shaped witch hazel with abundant soft yellow, fragrant flowers in late winter.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Hamamelis intermedia Diane

Attractive red flowers produced in late winter/spring before leaves appear. Vigorous compact habit. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Hamamelis intermedia Jelena

Vigorous spreading growth habit and large flowers in dense clusters of rich burnt orange. An interesting and attractive witch hazel.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Hamamelis intermedia Jelena

Vigorous spreading growth habit and large flowers in dense clusters of rich burnt orange. An interesting and attractive witch hazel.

Type: Deciduous   Size: 3m

Hamamelis mollis Goldcrest

Large rich golden yellow flowers flushed claret red. Strong, sweet perfume - a real delight in the garden. Early spring flowering.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Hamamelis mollis Pallida

Syn. Hamamelis x intermedia Pallida. Neat growing form of spreading habit. Flowers dense clusters of pale sulphur yellow, very fragrant.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Hardenbergia violacea (Purple Coral Pea)

One of the best quick growing climbers for trellis, pergola or as a ground cover. Blooms freely in spring with myriads of small pea-flowers coloured purple. Protect from severe frost.

Type: Evergreen  

Hardenbergia violacea alba

A quick-growing climber for a trellis, pergola, fence etc. Smothered in small, white, pea-shaped flowers from winter to spring. Protect from heavy frost.e

Type: Evergreen  

Hebe albicans

A neat rounded shrub with delightful blue-grey foliage. In summer it is covered in white flowers for several weeks. Trim lightly after flowering. Very hardy. Prefers full sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe albicans Red Edge (NZ native)

Low growing variety with thick grey-green leaves and distinctive red edges. White flowers in late summer. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe allanii (NZ native)

Low growing Hebe with white flowers in November to January. Hairy grey leaves with red margins. Hardy when planted in a sunny well-drained site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Hebe annulata (NZ native)

A dwarf compact bright green mound of whipcord foliage.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Hebe anomala (NZ native)

A compact slow growing shrub with dark green leaves with purplish tips on the branches. Prefers an open sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hebe Autumn Beauty (NZ native)

Dark blue flowers during autumn. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hebe Baldknob Ridge (NZ native)

An interesting Hebe from Nelson with prostrate habit and fleshy, apple-green foliage with small white flowers. Prefers full sun and moist soils.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Hebe brevifolia (NZ native)

A medium-sized shrub with handsome dark green leaves. Flowers of reddish purple appear autumn through winter. Requires well drained, open site for best results. Hardy up to -8 degrees.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe buchananii (NZ native)

Low growing form with most interesting foliage. Ideal for rock & pebble gardens. Extremely hardy will grow anywhere.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Hebe Calcicola (NZ native)

Occurs natuirally on outcropping marble rocks in NW Nelson.Glossy green long leaves . Smothered in long white flowers in summer.Prune after flowering.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Hebe Caledonia (NZ native)

A dwarf shrub with bronze stems and small grey red-edged leaves. Short spikes of violet flowers in summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hebe canterburiensis (NZ native)

Neat rounded shrub with attractive white flowers in summer. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Champagne (NZ native)

Compact Hebe smothered in long racemes of soft lilac pink flowers in summer. Hardy to most conditions. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Hebe Champion (NZ native)

Syn. H. Champseiont. Tight compact form with small glossy green round leaves which are attractive all year .Smothered in blue flowers in summer. Plant in full sun or part shade. Hardy and suitable for coastal planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe colensoi glauca (NZ native)

Dwarf dense rounded glaucous shrub of compact habit.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Hebe cupressoides (NZ native)

A round dense shrub with pale pink flowers, similar to `Breath of Heaven' during summer. Requires a well drained sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Hebe cupressoides Nana (NZ native)

Compact form of cupressoides.Bluish-green branchlets which resembles a cypress in appearance. Very hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3 - 0.5m

Hebe decumbens (NZ native)

A low growing NZ native. Branches bright black. Leaf buds red. Flowers white. Ideal for rock gardens

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe diosmifolia (NZ native)

A good bushy spreading native plant with lavender flowers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe diosmifolia Wairua Beauty (NZ native)

Forms a low multi branched bush with pale mauve flowers in late spring and early summer. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe elliptica (NZ native)

Green shiny leaves. Large white flowers. Very hardy to wind and most suitable in coastal situation. Moist soil conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Hebe elliptica Donaldii (NZ native)

Variegated form with cream margins on leaf. White- lavender flowers in summer. Hardy. Prune after flowering

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Emerald Green (NZ native)

A rounded bush of bright green whipcord foliage.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Hebe evenosa (NZ native)

Compact neat rounded shrub. White flowers. Extremely hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hebe First Light (NZ native)

Spreading compact bush with healthy fleshy foliage flushed bronze especially in winter. Prominent pink flowers for a long period over summer. Good for mass planting or containers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Hebe Great Orme (NZ native)

Very large deep purple flowers for a long period over summer. Attractive shrub which prefers sunny well drained position. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Hebe Headfortii (NZ native)

A hardy NZ native shrub with mauve flowers in late summer. Glossy foliage and compact habit.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Icing Sugar (NZ native)

A summer flowering Hebe with attractive pink and white flowers and compact rounded form. Prefers sunny site. Clip after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Inspiration (NZ native)

A hardy native with pale mauve flowers in late summer. Compact glossy foliage and habit. Evergreen.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hebe Karo Golden Esk (NZ native)

A rounded, slightly spreading native with yellow-green foliage turning a rich gold in winter. Tiny whipcord leaves and small white flowers in late spring. Prefers moist soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Hebe Lavender Lace (NZ native)

Compact shrub with masses of lavender flower spikes winter and summer. Ideal for rockeries, borders, tubs or as a small hedge.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Lavender Spray (NZ native)

Syn. H. Hartii. A low growing ground cover with lavender flowers. Excellent for rockeries, scree gardens and shrub borders. Prefers warm spot.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. o.3m

Hebe Macewanii

A dwarf shrub with glaucous foliage on purple stems. Pale mauve flowers in summer.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe macrantha (NZ native)

Hardy bush with very large white flowers in early summer. Trim after flowering. Prefers sun and not too dry. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hebe Margret (NZ native)

Compact shrub with bright green leaves. Very showy sky blue flowers from late spring into summer. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Hebe Marilyn Monroe (NZ native)

Silvery grey foliage delicately offset by magenta foliage tips.Cerise flowers in late summer and autumn. Prefers full sun and well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe Mary Antoinette (NZ native)

Low growing evergreen shrub. Flowers open cerise and fade to white. Narrow leaves with a dark tip. Tolerates light frosts and is suitable for coastal planting. Full or part sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Hebe McKeanii (NZ native)

Low growing Hebe which forms a tidy compact dome shaped bush with small dark green leaves .Small white flowers in late summer. Well drained sunny position. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Hebe Mrs Winder (NZ native)

Award winning, free flowering Hebe with purple foliage and bright blue flowers from early summer onwards. Plant in well-drained, sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe ochracea James Stirling (NZ native)

Whipcord Hebe. A spreading deep bronze gold mound. Small white flowers in summer

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Hebe odora (NZ native)

Syn. Hebe buxifolia. A hardy native Hebe with bright green leaves and white flowers from October to March. Compact growth habit. Prefers sunny, well-drained site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe odora buxifolia (NZ native)

Small polished green leaves forming a rounded bush. White flowers.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe odora nana (NZ native)

A hardy shrub which requires open space and good drainage. Small white flowers in spring/late summer. Light trim will keep a compact form. Very good for windy conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe odora nana (NZ native)

A hardy shrub which requires open space and good drainage. Small white flowers in spring/late summer. Light trim will keep a compact form. Very good for windy conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe odora Prostrata

Low to flat growing hebe with bright green foliage. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen  

Hebe Ohakea (NZ native)

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Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.8m

Hebe Oratia Beauty (NZ native)

Compact shrub which is good for open positions. Pink and white flowers are produced throughout summer and autumn. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Otari Delight (NZ native)

Small shrub which covers itself in pink flowers in late spring. Hardy. Grows in most soil types. Good for coastal planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Hebe Pewter Dome (NZ native)

Small grey-green oval leaves on a dome shaped shrub.Prefers open position.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.8m

Hebe pimeleoides Quick Silver (NZ native)

Dainty with tiny silvery-grey leaves and dark stems. Semi prostrate growth. Violet flowers during spring. Hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Hebe pinguifolia Pagei (NZ native)

Spreading habit. White flowers in summer. Thrives in an open situation. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Hebe Pretty In Pink (NZ native)

Stunning foliage colour with pale pink flowers. Hardy groundcover. Evergreen.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Hebe recurva (NZ native)

A small shrub with open rounded habit. White flowers in racemes.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Red Edge (NZ native)

A splendid dense mounding shrub. The green-blue leaves sport a striking red margin with densely packed pink flower buds that open white. Very hardy. Plant in open situation.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hebe salicifolia (NZ native - Koromiko)

NZ Native. Hardy. Common in South Canterbury river valleys and bush margins. Long sprays of white flowers in spring. Prefers damp exposed site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Hebe Sandra Joy (NZ native)

Bright violet purple flower spikes amongst rich deep green foliage throughout summer. Sturdy vigorous growth habit. Prefers sun or part shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Snowdrift (NZ native)

Compact flowering shrub bearing numerous long spikes of snow white flowers over a long period.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Hebe speciosa (NZ native)

Distinct large rather fleshy leaves. Beetroot purple flowers produced over many months. Grows well in sun or partial shade in dry or coastal conditions. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Hebe speciosa Tricolor (NZ native)

Leaves heavily variegated with grey green and irregularly margined with cream. Rosy pink tinges in winter. Grows in sun or partial shade in dry or coastal localities. Protect from frost

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe speciosa x Pride (NZ native)

Excellent coastal plant with bright blue flowers in summer. Withstands wind and some drought when established. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe stricta (NZ native - Koromiko)

Long pointed leaves with very small pale teeth on margins. Flowers white/light blue. Flowering time - January to March

Type: Evergreen  

Hebe Subalpina

Forms a round bush, with neat pale green leaves and white flowers

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m \

Hebe Sunset Boulevard (NZ native)

Compact and disease resistant foliage. Richforest green foliage and dusky pink flowers through Summer and Autumn. PVR

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Sutherlandii (NZ native)

A compact hebe with silvery green foliage and white flowers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hebe topiaria (NZ native)

Small green leaves on a rounded bush with white flowers borne in clusters in spring. Compact growth. Useful for landscaping and mass planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.8m

Hebe Townsonii (NZ native)

Attractive rounded shrub with shiny long pointed leaves. Profuse pale lilac flowers. Prefers sunny situation.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Hebe Turkish Delight (NZ native)

Deep purple bronze foliage. Dainty mauve blue flowers appear in spring. Reliable small shrub which grows in sun or part shade. Trim after flowering. PVR

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Venestula (NZ native)

Very hardy. Forms a rounded bush which smothers itself in white to pale violet flowers from Dec to Feb.Will flower when grown in shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Waikiki (NZ native)

A bushy plant with bronze green new growth and lavender blue flowers. An excellent seaside plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Wiri Cloud (NZ native)

Ideal for small gardens or containers. Pretty pink blooms in summer against golden green foliage. Prefers open position. Prune after flowering to maintain shape.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Hebe Wiri Dawn (NZ native)

An outstanding prostrate Hebe with rose pink buds opening to pale pink flowers in late summer to winter. Use as a ground cover, cascading over a wall or in a pot. Prune after flowering

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Hebe Wiri Image (NZ native)

Violet flowers on bright green foliage. Flowers Nov - Dec and again in the winter. Compact. Evergreen.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Wiri Joy (NZ native)

Profusion of rose-pink flowers in spring and again in autumn. Prefers open sunny position. Trim to shape after autumn flowering. Hardy. Suitable for both garden and container planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.8m

Hebe Wiri Mist (NZ native)

An excellent ground covering Hebe with attractive grey-green foliage covered with white flowers in late spring. Prefers open position. Prune after flowering to maintain shape.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Hebe Wiri Prince (NZ native)

Glossy green leaves with bright magenta purple flowers 10 cm long. Popular Wiri form.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Wiri Spears (NZ native)

A taller Hebe with large leaves and long deep mauve flowers in late summer. Prolific flowerer. Cut back after flowering. Suitable for coastal planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe Wiri Splash (NZ native)

Attractive golden green foliage on a compact growing plant. Mauve flowers in early summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe x Browneye (NZ native)

Hardy hybrid with rounded green leaves which colour to bronze red in winter. Pink and white flowers in summer. Prefers well drained site. Trim after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe x franciscana Blue Gem (NZ native)

Open trusses of violet blue flowers over a long period from summer to late autumn. Upright growth habit. Very hardy coastal plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hebe x franciscana Waireka (NZ native)

Violet-blue flowers in large spikes during summer. The foliage of this Hebe is margined and overlaid cream. Good for brightening a dull area. Hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hedera canariensis (NZ native - Town Hall Ivy)

Strong-growing large leaved ivy. Bright green leaves in summer often turning bronze in winter. Ideal ground cover or climber.

Type: Evergreen  

Helictrotrichon sempervirens (NZ native - Blue Oat Grass)

Attractive steel-blue spiky grass ideal for sunny well drained position in rockeries, mass planting. Hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Heliohebe hulkeana (NZ native - NZ Lilac)

Small shrub, delicate lavender flowers Oct-Dec. Prefers dry conditions. Very hardy. Suitable for container planting. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Helipterum anthemoides Paper Baby

Syn. Rhodanthe anthemoides Paper Baby. Compact, low growing plant with greyish green foliage and small, white, papery flowers suitable for drying. Prefers a sunny position. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Helipterum anthemoides Paper Cascade

Syn. Rhodanthe anthemoides Paper Cascade. Long flowering cottage rockery plant ideal for baskets, pots etc. Trailing grey green scented foliage. Vivid starry flowers for long period. Prune after flowering. Tolerant, hardy perennial.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Helipterum anthemoides Paper Cascade

Syn. Rhodanthe anthemoides Paper Cascade. Long flowering cottage rockery plant ideal for baskets, pots etc. Trailing grey green scented foliage. Vivid starry flowers for long period. Prune after flowering. Tolerant, hardy perennial.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Heuchera Amber Waves

Plant in full sun or part shade for best effect. Hardy evergreen perennial.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Heuchera Amethyst (Coral Bells Plant)

Perennial with attractive purple maple-like leaves and red flowers produced on spires from late spring through summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Heuchera Georgia Peach

Huge peach coloured leaves with a very showy white overlay and a large lush habit with creamy white flowers. Shade to part shade

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Heuchera Marmalade

A hardy, clump-forming plant for a position in full or part shade. Orange leaves with burgundy undersides make a distinctive splash of colour.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Heuchera Obsidian

Obsidian is the blackest, giving startling contrast in mixed planting. Prefers part-shade, it will tolerate more sun than lighter coloured Heucheras.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Heuchera Silver Scrolls

Silvery coloured leaves with purple veining topped by tall stems with tiny pink-tinged spring flowers. Likes good soil in shade or part shade with some protection from summer sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Hydrangea arborescens Annabelle

Grandiflora hydrangea with large white flower heads 5 - 15cm across. Hardy shrub suitable for most soil types and a shaded position.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Hydrangea Blue Earth

Flowers are blue and white bicolour and form into large mopheads that cover plant all summer.Feed with Alumimium Sulphate or acid food to encourage blue colour.Prefers moist soil and some shade.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.65m

Hydrangea hortensia Bridal Bouquet

Classic hydrangea with white flowers smothering the bush. Likes some shade from hot sun. Needs plenty of moisture.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Hydrangea macrophylla Agnes Pavelli

Tall growing with large white flowers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Hydrangea macrophylla Blue Deckle

(Lacecap) Attractive deciduous bushy shrub with glossy green leaves in summer. Produces masses of powder blue lacecap flowers during summer.Apply acid fertilizer to keep good blue colour.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hydrangea macrophylla Blue Prince

Small rounded head arches of brilliant blue in summer. To retain strong blue requires an acid soil. Excellent cut flower. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hydrangea macrophylla Bridal Bouquet

Profuse pure white blooms over an extended flowering period during summer. Prune to shape after leaf fall.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Hydrangea macrophylla Libelle (Lacecap)

Large round domed flowers of pure white. Prune hard in late autumn and water during dry spells. Deciduous.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Hydrangea macrophylla Lovely

Dwarf, compact free flowering variety with pale pink mophead flowers.Keep soil alkaline to retain good pink colour.requires summer moisture and some shade preferred.Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Hydrangea macrophylla Mathilde Gutges

Free flowering blue mop head. Easily grown. Prune and feed annually. Apply aluminium sulphate to achieve deep blue colour. Full sun or part shade.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hydrangea macrophylla Mrs Kumiko

Huge round heads of creamy pink flowers. Compact vigorous growth habit. Ideal for tubs or in a shady spot in the garden. Deciduous.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.7m

Hydrangea macrophylla Nightingale

The biggest and best blue lacecap hydrangea. Masses of deep blue flowers in midsummer. Hardy, prune after flowering. Shade.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Hydrangea macrophylla Piamina

Compact bush which carries a profusion of soft rose-pink flower heads in early summer. Ideal patio or tub plant. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Hydrangea macrophylla Romance

( You Me Series ) A dwarf hydrangea with masses of star shaped double sugar pink blooms throughout summer.Top dress with lime to enhance pink colour. Prefers moist fertile well-drained soils and sun to part shade. (PVR)

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.8m

Hydrangea Merveille Sanguine

Ox blood-red ball-shaped flowers on deep bronze green serrated foliage. Prefers some shade and well drained soil. Feed with lime to enhance red colour. Flowers can be used fresh or dried.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Hydrangea paniculata

Creamy white flowers from late summer to autumn, fading to pink. Very hardy. Can be pruned or trained as a single trunk.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Hydrangea paniculata grandiflora

One of the showiest hardy shrubs. Large florets are white, fading pink. Late summer to autumn flowering.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Hydrangea paniculata Kyushu

In late summer dainty long pointed panicles of creamy white flowers adorn this bush. Clean fresh bright green foliage.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Hydrangea Petiolaris

A vigorous self clinging climber with large greenish white flowers Nov-Jan. May need support until it begins to cling.

Type: Deciduous  

Hydrangea Preziosa

Globular heads of rose pink flowers in summer. Hardy. Leaves tinged purple when young.

Type: Deciduous  

Hydrangea quercifolia

White flowers in summer. Superb autumn colour. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Hydrangea quercifolia Pee Wee

Dwarf compact selection, topped with beautiful sterile pure white flowers from early summer. Good autumn foliage colour. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.9m

Hydrangea Renate Steiniger

Lush blue blooms throughout the Summer and into Autumn.Compact habit suitable for small gardens or large pots. Best with good soil, some shade and Summer moisture. Feed regularly.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Hydrangea White Swan

Mophead. Huge round heads of pure white on compact bush. Enjoys deep, well-drained soil with ample water and semi shade.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Tall variety

Ilex aquafolium angustifolium

A slow growing cultivar with small leaves and slender spines. Neat pyramidal habit.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Ilex aquafolium Mr. Hedge

Male form of aquifolium very suitable for hedge rows.

Type: Evergreen  

Ilex aquifolium (Common Holly)

Hardy, useful small tree. Good for background planting. Red berries.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4m

Ilex crenata Sky Pencil

Forms a tight structural columnar shape. Plant in full sun to part shade and in moist well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Ilex x meserveae Blue Angel

A very hardy holly with purplish shoots and glossy dark blue-green leaves. A female form which produces shiny red berries if a pollinator is nearby.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Ilex x meserveae Blue Prince

Well known for its bluish green foliage with purple stems and red berries. Very hardy. Suitable for trimming into hedge or as topiary.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3.5m

Jasminium azoricum

Pure white scented flowers. Near hardy vigorous grower - full sun or shade. Bushy climber.

Type: Evergreen  

Jasminium azoricum

Pure white scented flowers. Near hardy vigorous grower - full sun or shade. Bushy climber.

Type: Evergreen  

Jasminium Parkeri

Dwarf twiggy shrub. Clear yellow Jasmine flowers all summer followed by black berries. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Jasminium polyanthum

Richly fragrant, the buds are pink and open to pure white flowers. Fast growing. Great for fences, archways, pergolas etc. Withstands hot dry or damp shady conditions.

Type: Evergreen  

Jasminium Revolutum

Bushy shrub with scented yellow flowers at the tip of sleder shots from late spirng to autumn. Preferrs full sun or light shade. Tolerates most soil conditions except extremely dry.

  Size: Ht. 1.8m

Juniperus squamata Blue Carpet

A wide spreading plant with blue foliage. Hardy. Excellent ground cover.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Juniperus squamata Blue Star

A low growing bush of dense habit, with silvery blue foliage. Hardy. Needs well drained soil

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Juniperus squamata Blue Star

A low growing bush of dense habit, with silvery blue foliage. Hardy. Needs well drained soil

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Juniperus taxifolia Lutchuensis

This rich green conifer with light brown stems is clean growing, covers the ground well, can be trimmed to keep it low growing or confined, yet is reasonably fast growing.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m Wdth. 2m

Juniperus x media Aorangi Gold

Brilliant glowing yellow foliage in summer, changing to rich gold in winter. Well-drained sunny position. Spreading vase-shaped habit. Colourful tub plant. Hardy. PVR

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Juniperus x media aurea

Syn. Juniperus x pfitzeriana aurea. Winter colour of yellow-green turns to rich gold in summer on the new growth

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Juniperus X media Gold Coast

Best gold prostrate juniper. Moderate grower making trimming almost unnecessary.

Type: Evergreen  

Juniperus x pfitzeriana Mint Julep

Vigorous growing conifer with rich mint green foliage. Compact tidy habit. Very hardy. Grows well in sun or shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.7m in 10yrs.

Kalmia latfloia Sarah

Pink red buds open to red flowers making a stunning plant. Partial shade and well drained, acidic soil required. NOVEMBER FLOWERING

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Kalmia latfolia Pristine

Striking variety with masses of pure white flowers in spring-early summer.Dark green foliage.Needs sheltered position ,sun or semi shade and free draining acid soil.hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.9m

Kalmia latfolia Yankee Doodle

Unusual variety with vivid red buds opening to white flowers with narrow splotched band of maroon.Narrow deep green foliage.Prefers cool moist climate and dappled shade .Avoid clay,lime and dry conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.1m ]

Kalmia latifolia Carousel

Attractive clusters of flowers open to show intricate patterning in a purple-cinnamon colour against a white background. Dark, glossy foliage. Prefers acid soil and some shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Kalmia latifolia Freckles

Clusters of pale pink buds open nearly white, with bands of dark, cinnamon-red blotches. Lustrous, dark green foliage and dense growth habit. Best in acid soil and dappled shade

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Kalmia latifolia Minuet

Shiny green leaves on a compact bush. Soft pink buds open to reveal a crimson band in spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Kalmia latifolia Pink Charm

A very free-flowering variety with masses of mid pink flowers opening from pinkish-red buds. Has a slightly open habit and responds well to light pruning. For an acid soil with some shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Kalmia Raspberry Glow

Deep red buds opening on a pink flower fading to a medium pink in December.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Kerria japonica pleniflora

Graceful shrub. Arching branches covered in rich yellow double flowers in Oct - Nov. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Koeleria glauca

Tuft forming mounds of steel blue foliage. Suitable as ground cover or as container plant. Fluffy green flower stems in late spring and summer. Prefers full sun and good drainage. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.25m

Kolkwitzia amabilis (Beauty Bush)

A graceful hardy shrub forming a dense twiggy bush. Soft pink bell shaped flowers draping the branches.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Lavandula angustifolia (Old English Lavender)

Syn. Lavandula spica. Hardy, aromatic lavender with blue flowers in summer. Prefers a sunny, well drained position. Excellent for small hedges. Makes lovely potpourri, sachets etc. small hedges. Ideal for potpourri, sachets etc.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Lavandula angustifolia Blue Mountain

English lavender with compact grey foliage and deep purple-blue flowers. Likes a free draining site in full sun. Good for hedging and container planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Lavandula angustifolia Hidcote

Deep purple flowers in summer. Easily grown in full sun Prefers well-drained soil. Makes an excellent low hedge when trimmed regularly

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Lavandula angustifolia Lavender Lady

Award-winning lavender with highly scented flowers and foliage. Starts flowering young. Plant in sunny position prune when flowering is over.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Lavandula angustifolia Munstead

A compact form with grey-green leaves. Lavender-blue flowers in dense spikes. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Lavandula stoechas (French Lavender)

Dense short spikes. Dark purple. Prune after flowering to keep compact. Grows anywhere. Avoid waterlogged soils.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Lavandula stoechas major

A very early flowering Spanish type of Lavender. Ideal for patio pots in full sun and well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Lavandula stoechas Marshwood

Invercargill-bred lavender with large pink flowers and a wonderful fragrance. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Lavandula stoechas Pukehou

Striking showy lavender with lovely red-purple flowers in spring/summer. Compact, bushy habit. Ideal in containers, for hedges etc in sunny well drained site. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Lavandula x intermedia Dilly Dilly

Fragrant flowering hardy shrub. Trim lightly after flowering. Prefers a well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Lavandula x intermedia Grey Hedge

Silver grey foliage and mauve flowers in summer. Tall growing variety. Prefers full sun and well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Lavender Bee Brilliant

Compact habit .Produces abundance of dark rich purple flowers from early spring to late summer.Good fragrance.Trim after flowering.Prefers full sun and good ,well drained soil.Suitable for pots or garden.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Lavender Grosso

An English lavender with large heads of deep purple blue flowers in summer. Plant in a sunny, well-drained position. Beautiful fragrance, used for oil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Lavendula angustifolia Alba

A mass of white flowers in summer. Ideal for drying. Prefers a sunny position with well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.7m

Lavendula Arabian Night

Long stems with rich purple flower heads. Intensely perfumed and hardy. Trim after flowering to maintain strong healthy bush.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Lavendula Dentata (French lavender)

(FRENCH LAVENDER>) Grey-blue foliage all year. Pointed heads of blue flowers. Plant in a sunny position. Flowers dry.

Type: Evergreen  

Leacadendron Thymifolium

Small yellow flowers in September followed by purple-crimson cones. Hardy, upright grower for a sunny, well drained site. Prune after flowering to maintain size and shape. Evergreen.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5 -2m

Leptospermum Andromeda

An erect habit with large bright pink flowers produced in mass on long stems mid spring. Hardy to both dry and cold conditions. Prune after flowering to ensure good flowering the following spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leptospermum Copper Sheen

Tasmanian Manuka. Upright evergreen bush with copper-bronze leaves and larger white flowers. Plant in a warm sunny position.Tolerates moist conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Leptospermum Pattersonii

A small slender tree with silvery leaves and large white manuka flowers in Spring. Frost hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Leptospermum Phoenix

Compact habit with large deep mauve flowers produced in mid to late spring. Hardy to both dry and cold conditions. Prune after flowering to maintain good bush shape.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5 - 2m

Leptospermum scoparium (NZ native - Manuka, NZ Tea Tree)

Hardy NZ native with clusters of white flowers during spring and summer. Ideal for banks or dryer conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4m

Leptospermum scoparium Blossom (NZ native)

An abundance of large coral pink flowers in spring. Green foliage bushy habit. Plant in well drained sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leptospermum scoparium Blossom Queen

Compact shrub with burgundy foliage which turns deep red in autumn.Deep red flowers in summer/autumn.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Leptospermum scoparium Burgundy Queen (NZ native)

Bright red to rich burgundy flowers in spring. Red foliage bushy habit. Plant in well drained sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leptospermum scoparium Coral Candy (NZ native)

Double flowered bright red, candy pink stripes creates a striking display of blossoms in the spring and autumn.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leptospermum scoparium Crimson Glory (NZ native)

Double crimson flowers freely produced in spring. Compact bushy manuka with red foliage. Plant in a well drained sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Leptospermum scoparium Electric Red (NZ native)

Vibrant red flowers smother bush winter/spring. Hardy to cold wind and coastal conditions. Attractive winter foliage. Full sun with well-drained soil. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Leptospermum Scoparium Jubilee

Pink flowers deepening to red in summer. Red foliage with open habit. Plant in well drained sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leptospermum scoparium Martinii (NZ native)

Large single rose to red flowers in spring. Plant in well drained sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leptospermum scoparium Red Damask (NZ native)

Double red flowers in summer. Bronze foliage. Plant in well drained sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leptospermum scoparium Rose Glory (NZ native)

Rose pink to red flowers in spring. Reddish foliage upright habit. Plant in well drained sunny position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leptospermum scoparium Wiri Linda (NZ native)

Double white flowers in autumn and spring. Fine green foliage.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Leptospermum Wiri Joan

Attractive green foliage and bright red double flowers which remain tightly in bud over winter and open in early summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leptospermum Wiri Susan

Abundance of large, single perfectly formed, white flowers in spring. Prefers a sunny situation.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Leucadendron argenteum (NZ native - Silver Tree)

Hardy evergreen with spectacular silvery green foliage. Small cones in spring. Likes well drained light soil, low in nutrients and open situation. Protect from frost when young.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 6m

Leucadendron Brooks Red

Large bushy plant with red bracts. Reddish tonings all year round. Requires sunny, well-drained site. NO LIME.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leucadendron Coppertone

Copper bracts, open to a cream throat fading to red then copper tips. A strong upright habit. Well drained soil in sunny situation. Protect from heavy frosts.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Leucadendron Cream Delight

An erect semi-spreading plant usually getting wider than tall. Soft green foliage is offset in late Winter by pure cream bracts. Ideal for floral work. Needs well drained soil in full sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1.5m

Leucadendron Ebony

Compact grower that features dark red to purple foliage . The purple- charcoal bracts are highlighted by a vibrant red flower tinged with green and yellow.Prefers full sun or part shade and well drained soil.Tolerates light frosts.

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m x 1.5m

Leucadendron Inca Gold

Attractive hardy shrub with beautiful yellow tulip-shaped flowers with tips and stems flushed red when in flower. Prune after flowering to maintain shape. No fertilisers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leucadendron Julie

Dainty bright yellow flowers with a pink tinge in late winter. Clip to keep bushy in October. Prefers a sunny, well drained site in coastal or inland gardens.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Leucadendron Loving Memory

Magnificent hybrid from same parentage as Safari Sunset.Exceptionally bushy growth with long slender stems and brilliant flaming red bracts throughout the year.Prefers open sunny situation.Tolerates coastal conditions and medium frost

Type: Evergreen   Size: 2m x 2m

Leucadendron Mrs Stanley

Low bushy spreading habit. Female variety with soft pinkish-red autumn bracts, deepens to rich burgundy in the late autumn-winter

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Leucadendron Mrs Stanley

Low bushy spreading habit. Female variety with soft pinkish-red autumn bracts, deepens to rich burgundy in the late autumn-winter

Type: Evergreen   Size: 1m

Leucadendron Pisa

A decorative shrub for use in shrub boarders. Neat erect habit and silver colour make a nice contrast. Large pea yellow bracts and silvery small cone in the centre in late spring. (Female)

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Leucadendron Red Carpet

Semi-prostrate bush with erect flower stems carrying beautiful red flowers bracts. Prefers sunny, well-drained open site. Prune after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Leucadendron Rosette

Hybrid variety with erect growth habit.Long stems topped with yellow bracts are produced in late winter ,followed by red cone form spring into summer.Leaves open to rosette shape.Well drained acid soil and full sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Leucadendron Safari Sunrise variegata

The variegated form of this hardy leucadendron. Dense and bushy with long-stemmed cream/gold/green foliage in Autumn. Large deep red bracts on long stems.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Leucadendron Safari Sunset

Glowing wine red bracts that turn pinkish cream in spring. Ideal for banks, borders and rockeries. Well drained soil in sunny situation. Frost hardy, although protect when young.

Type: Ht. 2m  

Leucadendron Safari Sunshine

A variegated sport of Safari Sunset similar to Jester. Long stems of pink bi-coloured bracts. Suits full sun and well drained soil. Ideal for picking, prune to shape.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Leucadendron Wedding Bells

Medium-sized flared cream bracts with gold centre in Spring. Good picking and display. Compact upright shrub. Well drained sunny position. Moderately hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Leucospermum Caroline

Attractive low rounded shrub with crimson red flowers in spring. Prefers well drained soil and planting in full sun. Flowers ideal for picking.

Type: Evergreen   Size: ht. 1m

Leucospermum Firefly

Rich red flowers up to 10cm across, from October to January. Compact, neat growth habit. Tolerates dry conditions once established. Protect from heavy frost. Evergreen.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Leucospermum Goldie

An erect slender stemmed shrub with intermediate length stems of bright yellow pincushion flowers from Oct-Nov suitable for picking. Prefers well drained light soils.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Leucospermum tottum Champagne

Attractive low growing bushy plant with masses of creamy-pink flowers ideal for picking. Prune after flowering. Ideal coastal plant, suits well-drained light soils. Avoid fertiliser.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Leucothoe fontanesiana Girards Rainbow

Elegant small shrub. Short racemes of white flowers appear along stems in November. Leaves variegated cream, yellow and pink. Prefers shade and lime free soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Leucothoe fontanesiana Scarletta

Low bushy arching habit with purple red glassy foliage in winter months. Small racemes of little white bells in spring

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Libertia grandiflora (NZ native)

A clump-forming plant with yellow-green, narrow, leaf fans and white flowers. A trouble-free native iris for a sunny well drained spot. Ideal for containers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Libertia ixioides (NZ native - NZ Iris)

Gold spike-like leaves and white flowers. Good rock garden plant. Non-suckering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Libertia ixioides Goldie (NZ native)

Strappy golden leaves, giving striking all year round colour, on a hardy plant. Attractive iris like white flowers in summer. Plant in full sun with poor to good soil, well drained.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Libertia ixioides Highlander (NZ native)

Upright, clump-forming plant. Sword-like, green leaves with gold mid-rib. Panicles of small, white iris-like flowers in summer, followed by yellow seed pods. Colour intensifies in winter.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Libertia ixoides Goldfinger

This Libertia selection is named for its distinct golden strappy leaves. White flowers among the foliage in spring followed by golden seed pods. Prefers full sun for best colouring. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.8m

Libertia peregrinans (NZ native - NZ Iris)

Sword-like leaves of khaki turning to orange with small white-petalled flowers. Ideal for sunny, dry spot.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Libertia Taupo Blaze (NZ native)

This hardy native Iris has spectacular colour range, changing to orangey-red colours over autumn. White flowers followed by red berries. Likes mass planting and most soil and climatic conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Libertia Taupo Sunset (NZ native)

Upright clump forming plant with orange -bronze spike like leaves and white iris like flowers in spring. Rich orange foliage in autumn and winter. Very hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Libertia X Grasshopper

Perennial with green sword-like leaves .Panicles of white flowers abound in early summer.Ideal for both shade and open conditions. Prefers fertile soil. Ideal for mass planting.Hardy. (PVR 3089)

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Ligustrum aureum marginatum

(Variegated Golden Privet) Bright showy shrub tolerant of sun or shady position. May be trimmed or pruned.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Ligustrum japonicum rotundifolium

A slow growing, rigid, compact shrub with round, leathery, black-green leaves. It has large panicles of white flowers in late summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Liriope Monroes White

Hardy clump forming plant with green strappy leaves and white flower spikes in summer.Ideal for underplanting trees and shrubs.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Liriope muscari Blue Skies

Lavender-blue flowers spikes above the foliage in midsummer. Excellent in dry situation in semi or full shade. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Liriope muscari Evergreen Giant

A fantastic liriope great for borders or planting under trees. Mauve flowers in summer/autumn. Plant in shade or semi-shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Liriope muscari Royal Purple

An evergreen perennial with dark leaves and spikes of bell shaped, dark purple flowers in late summer. Great for borders and rockeries. For moisture retentive soil in part shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Liriope muscari Samantha

Fast growing variety which is clump forming. Pink flower spikes through summer. Prefers shade and is useful as underplanting or on mass. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Lithodora diffusa Grace Ward

Sun loving ground cover plant with bright azure blue star-like flowers during spring and early summer. Narrow dark green foliage. Requires free draining soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: ht. 0.25m

Lonicera japonica aureoreticulata

Fragrant pale yellow flowers in summer and autumn. Best in full or partial shade. Moist soil types. Rampant, needs support. Suitable as ground cover, but keep pruned.

Type: Semi-deciduous  

Lonicera japonica repens

Climbing honeysuckle with good scented flowers in early summer. Foliage flushed purple on the underneath.

Type: Evergreen  

Lonicera nitida (Box Honeysuckle)

Densely branched shrub with small neat dark-green leaves. Ideal hedging plant to grow rapidly in most situations. Plant 40cm apart when hedging.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Lonicera pileata

Attractive shrub , with dark green,small ,elliptic leaves and horizontal branches.Pretty in spring with young bright green leaves.Can bwe trimmed for hedge or topiary.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. up to 1.5m

Lonicera pileata Silver Beauty

Attractive shrub with small green leaves edged cream.Suitable for hedging or as foliage plant in full sun or shade.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen  

Lonicera Spendida

Hardy evergreen climber for fence or wall. Clusters of pink fragrant flowers. Tolerates moderate frost. Excellent in pots indoors or outside.

Type: Evergreen  

Loropetalum chinense China Pink (China Pink Fringe Flower)

Unusual reddish purple leaves and lolly pink flowers throughout summer. Prefers acid soils and full sun or part shade. Hardy. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Metrosideros carminea (Climbing Rata)

Small, thick dark green leaves. Brilliant carmine flowers produces abundantly in spring. Ideal for covering moist banks or can be trained up tree trunk. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen  

Metrosideros Umbellata

Slow growing bushy shrub or small tree with dark green, shiny pointed leaves. Deep red-crimson flowers in mid to late summer. Hardy and grows easily with good drainage.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m in 10yrs.

Micromyrtus ciliata (White)

Attractive low-growing shrub with arching branches of pure white long-lasting flowers. Ideal for picking. Trim after flowering. Suits well-drained light soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Micromyrtus ciliata Snowdrift

Attractive low growing shrub with arching branches of pure white long lasting ,small flowers.Desiable for picking.Prefers full sun and well drained soil.Cut back after flowering.Protect from frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Miscanthus sinensis

A hardy upright grass growing to about 1m. Green in summer and brown in winter.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Miscanthus sinensis Morning Light

A graceful grass with silvery green and cream leaves. Tall pink toi toi like plumes through summer. Suitable for container or for accent around ponds. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Muehlenbeckia astonii

A coastal shrub with tangled wiry stems, and small round to heart-shaped dark green leaves that fall in winter. Very hardy, and can tolerate quite dry soil.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Muehlenbeckia axillaris (NZ native)

A tough NZ native groundcover forming a dense mat of foliage. Flowers through spring & summer. Suits a full sun, well-drained position. Tolerates dry poor soils once established. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen  

Myosotidium hortensia (NZ native - Chatham Islands Forget-me-not)

Distinguished by its large shining rhubarb-like leaves and bright blue flowers during Oct-Nov. Semi-shade, rich soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Myosotidium hortensia alba (NZ native - White Chatham Islands Forget-me-not)

This rare white form is a choice but seldom available specimen. Superb planted en masse. A perfect plant for a shady moist spot.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Myrsine australis (NZ native - Mapou, Matipo)

Excellent shrub for coastal or windy conditions. Orange - red branchlets with mottled leaves, especially in winter

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Myrsine Divaricata

NZ native shrub which forms dense column of small rounded leathery leaves on tangled looking branches.Well drained sunny position or light shade.Can be trimmed .Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Myrsine Salicina

Attractive foliage plant, suitable for specimen planting. Good well drained soil. Tolerates shade. Protect from frost when young

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4m

Myrtus Black Beauty (NZ native)

Compact slow growing shrub. Young foliage turns dark when mature. Prefers full sun and moist soil conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Myrtus Bullata (NZ native - Ramarama)

Syn. Lophomyrtus bullata. An attractive small hardy native shrub with distinctive coppery green foliage and small white flowers in summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Myrtus Lilliput (NZ native )

Syn. Lophomyrtus x ralphii Lilliput. Good foliage native with reddish leaves, especially in winter. Prefers reasonable soil and full sun. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Myrtus Little Star (NZ native)

N.Z. native plant with small round leaves edged cream and pink. Hardy. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Myrtus Luma

A handsome small tree with glossy aromatic foliage and masses of white flowers in summer/early autumn.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 5m

Myrtus obcordata (NZ native - Rohutu)

Syn. Lophomyrtus obcordata. Slender, erect growing New Zealand native with fine green leaves. Small creamy white flowers and berries attract birds. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Myrtus Ugni (NZ native - Chilean Guava, NZ Cranberry)

A slow growing small sized bush with aromatic leaves. Flowers are waxy pink bells. Fruits are edible tasty mahogany-red berries.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Myrtus x ralphii Gloriosa (NZ native)

Syn. Lophomyrtus x ralphii Gloriosa. NZ native with attractive cream and green markings with a hint of pink. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Myrtus x ralphii Red Dragon (NZ native)

Syn. Lophomyrtus x ralphii Red Dragon. Outstanding variety with small pointed textured leaves. New growth brilliant red turning darker when mature and in colder climates. Great for picking.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Nandina domestica Firepower (Dwarf Chinese Bamboo)

Selected form of Dwarf Chinese Bamboo forming a compact, rounded shrub with fresh lime-green leaves in summer, turning vivid hot-pink and deep wine red in autumn and winter.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Nandina domestica Gulf Stream (Dwarf Chinese Bamboo)

Dwarf selection with blue-green summer foliage which turns bright red in autumn to winter. Plant in full sun to semi shade and tolerates wet or dry soil conditions. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Nandina domestica pygmaea (Dwarf Chinese Bamboo)

Compact, rounded, densely foliaged bush with attractive green/purple/crimson/orange leaves. Very hardy. Prefers full sun. Requires little maintenance

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Nandina domestica Richmond

"Sacred Bamboo" Attractive foliage tinged red in spring and autumn. Large erect spires of stunning bright orange berries. Great performer for winter colour.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.8m

Ophiopogon japonicus (Mondo Grass, Snake's Beard)

Deep water marginal plant. Grown as edging/groundcover plant with white-lilac flowers and blue berries or as submerged, non-flowering aquatic plant.Plant 0-30cm deep.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.15m

Ophiopogon Pinstripe

Spreading mondo grass with dramatic vertical creamy gold stripes. Great as groundcover in woodland or shade garden. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Ophiopogon Planiscapus

Small grass-like plant forming a tuft of curving leaves. Loose racemes of white-lilac flowers appear through summer, followed by dull blue fruit. Sun or shade requires adequate moisture in summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.25m

Ophiopogon planiscapus nigrescens (Black Mondo Grass)

Very unusual black foliage, white flowers and dark blue berries, excellent rockery plant. Hardy, dwarf and bushy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Osmanthus delavayi

Very beautiful small leaved shrub. Fragrant white flowers in April. Prefer partial shade, slightly acid soil and well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Osmanthus fragrans

A hardy, shrubby small tree. Very fragrant, tubular white flowers are produced amid glossy, dark green leaves through summer. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Osmanthus heteophyllus variegata

A slow growing holly-like shrub. Flowers sweetly scented in the autumn. Makes a useful dense hedge.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Osmanthus heterophyllus purpureus

A slow growing shrub with holly like leaves, purple in colour. White flowers in summer

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Osmanthus x burkwoodii

Very hardy shrub of compact growth. Sweetly scented white flowers produced in April - May. Tolerates some drought and shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Osmanthus x fortunei

An upright, dense, evergreen shrub with deep green, holly-like leaves. The flowers are highly fragrant and are produced over a long period in autumn. Prefers a sunny site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pachysandra terminalis

Hardy ground cover. Flowers greenish-white in late winter and spring. Prefers moist, lime-free soil. Shade to part shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Pachystegia insignis (Marlborough Rock Daisy)

A rare small shrub for an open garden position. Attractive thick leaves with an underfelt of white. White flowers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: cm

Pachystegia rufa (NZ native)

A rare, small Marlborough rock Daisy shrub with ruddy-bronze felt underneath leaves, white daisy-like flowers with yellow centres. Suitable for open site with good drainage. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Pandorana jasminoides Lady Di

Clusters of large pure white flowers with yellow throat. Vigorous climber which prefers full sun. Protect from heavy frosts.

Type: Evergreen  

Pandorea jasminoides Bower of Beauty

Attractive climber with lush deep green foliage and sprays of large deep pink trumpet-shaped flowers with darker coloured throat.Long flowering and fast growing. Light frosts only.

Type: Evergreen  

Pandorea jasminoides Rosea Superba

Pink Bower of Beauty - Spectacular climber with shiny dark green leaves and compact clusters of pale pink flowers with crimson throat. Very showy.Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen  

Pandorea pandorana alba

A vigorous and hardy climber with compact sprays of spectacular white trumpet flowers in spring

Type: Evergreen  

Pandorea pandorana Golden Showers

Vigorous climber with shiny green foliage and spectacular sprays of golden yellow flowers in early spring. Protect from heavy frost Prefers full sun.

Type: Evergreen  

Parahebe catarractae (NZ native)

Dwarf plant forming low spreading mounds, covered in white flowers summer and autumn. Very hardy, prefers full sun.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.25m

Parahebe catarractae Baby Blue (NZ native)

Compact dwarf NZ native with attractive bronzed leaves and masses of small blue flowers in spring and summer. Ideal for border or rockeries. Trim after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Parahebe lyallii (NZ native)

A low growing shrublet long flowering with masses of white flowers with mauve or pink tinges. Ideal for rock gardens.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.25m

Parahebe lyallii Little Pinkie (NZ native)

A dwarf New Zealand native with pretty pink flowers. Suits sunny or semi shaded, well-drained site.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Parahebe olsenii (NZ native)

Moderately tight habit with tiny glossy light green leaves. White flowers in summer. Moist rock garden species.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Parthenocissus Henryana

(Silver Vein Creeper) Soft green foliage with shades of copper, and veins showing through the almost translucent leaves. Strong tendrils hold wire or trellis.Dark blue berries borne in bunches.

Type: Deciduous  

Parthenocissus quinquefolia (Virginia Creeper)

Rampant vine to 20 metres with clinging tendrils. Grape-like leaves that turn brilliant scarlet shades in autumn.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Parthenocissus tricuspidata (Boston Ivy)

Well known hardy self clinging climber. Brilliant red in autumn.

Type: Deciduous  

Parthenocissus tricuspidataveichii minima

(Boston Ivy) A rapidly growing creeper with heart-shaped bronze-green leaves. Rich autumn tones of red and yellow. Self clinging.

Type: Deciduous  

Phebalium Illumination

A golden variegated evergreen shrub of upright habit. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Phebalium Squameum

Fast growing, erect columnar tree with white flowers. Requires good drainage. Good for specimen or screen planting. Hardy. Protect from cold winds.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Phebalium squameum Limelight

Vigorous fast growing plant that has a subtle lime and green variegated foliage

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Philadelphus Birchlands

Masses of small white flowers in spring cover the arching branches. Trim after flowering to keep neat. Hardy. Grows in any position.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Philadelphus coronarius (Mock Orange)

Strong growing medium sized shrub with creamy-white richly scented flowers. Particularly suitable for very dry soil. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Philadelphus Frosty Morn

Small shrub which produces fragrant, double white flowers in early summer. Very Hardy. Trim after flowering.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Philadelphus Sybille

Arching branches. Masses of single white flowers with central lavender stain. Strong orange scent. Hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Philadelphus Virginal

A strong growing erect-branched shrub, with mock orange flowers richly fragrant. Probably the best double flowered cultivar.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Phoenix canariensis (Canary Island Date Palm)

Compact when young, makes an excellent tub plant for many years. Protect from heavy frost when young, tolerant of most conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 6m

Phormium Apricot Queen (NZ native)

Leaves lovely creamy to apricot shades. Best colouring in an open position. Damp to dry soils.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Phormium Black Rage

A bold striking flax. The blue-black foliage makes a stunning contrast against green or silver foliage. Hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Phormium Bronze Baby

Foliage coloured bronze above and slightly glaucous beneath. Usually spreading with curving tips.Strong grower.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Phormium Chocolate Fingers (NZ native)

A dwarf growing flax with attractive bronze foliage. Ideal for group plantings for effect. Good rockery plant. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

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Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Phormium Co-ordination

A new NZ native flax .Upright form with attractive deep green andpurple stripes. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Phormium Cookanium Black Adder

Highly ornamental flax with glossy deep burgundy foliage. Prefers moist, fertile well drained soils. Sun to part shade. Hardy . (PVR)

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Phormium cookanium nana

Small growing flax, leaves weeping to ground level. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium cookanium nana

Small growing flax, leaves weeping to ground level. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium cookianum (NZ native - Mountain Flax)

Foliage varies from erect to lax and drooping. Very hardy. Suitable for mass planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium cookianum purpureum

PURPLE MOUNTAIN FLAX. A medium sized flax suitable for borders or rock gardens.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m in 10yrs.

Phormium Cookianum Tricolor (NZ native)

Outstanding flax with broad graceful arching leaves in rich green with cream band and red margins. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium Cream Delight

Beautiful variegated flax with cream and green leaves and weeping habit of growth. Most attractive in raised bed or on bank where graceful form is shown off. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium Dark Delight (NZ native)

Dark chocolate brown form of mountain flax. Leaves turn blackish bronze with age. Makes an excellent tub plant. Very hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium Duet

Dwarf growing upright habit, wet or dry, sun or shade. Hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Phormium Dusky Chief

Vigorous ascending broad leaves ,drooping at tips.Dark chocolate brown turning blackish bronze.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Phormium Elfin (NZ native)

Dwarf fine leaved variety with bronze and green tonings. Leaves are twisted and kinked. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.8m

Phormium Jack Spratt (NZ native)

Erect reddish brown leaves. Very compact growth habit. Excellent for rockeries and containers. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Phormium Jester (NZ native)

A striking flax with distinctive arching leaves with bright green margins and a broad central band of candy pink. Sunny or partly shaded position. Free draining soil. Easily grown.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium Merlot (NZ native)

A striking, dark, wine-red selection. Upright growth habit. It's strong colour and bold lines make it very useful for accent planting.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium Pink Panther

Narrow leaved variety with pinkish red foliage and delightful weeping habit.Good contrast plant. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Phormium Platts Black (NZ native)

Hardy, holds colour well, compact clump forming flax. Sun or part shade

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium Rainbow Maiden (NZ native)

Syn. P. Maori Maiden. Upright leaves drooping at tips. Rich, rosy salmon pink to coral red, banded with bronze margins.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium Rainbow Sunrise (NZ native)

Syn. P. Maori Sunrise. Attractive flax of upright form. Leaves are reddish pink with bronze margin. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Phormium Rubrum (NZ native)

Dwarf, compact form with bright coppery red foliage. Very hardy in all conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Phormium Sundowner (NZ native)

Bright pink striped leaves, especially on new growth, fading to paler stripes on older leaves. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Phormium Surfer (NZ native)

A delightful clumpy flax with narrow waved and twisted green leaves with dark stripe on edge. Excellent for rock gardens and containers. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.7m

Phormium tenax (NZ native)

A versatile plant of extreme vigour, with rich green foliage. Flowers attract birds. Very hardy in all conditions. Useful coastal shelter.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Phormium tenax Majestic Rage

Beautiful large flax with purple red coloured foliage.Holds its colour throughout the year.Good in damp or windy areas.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Phormium tenax Pepe

Dwarf flax with narrow fresh green leaves and upright growth.Will grow in sun or part shade.Suitable for edging .Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Phormium Thumbelina (NZ native)

A dwarf flax with very narrow purple-bronze leaves. Suitable for smaller gardens.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Phormium Tom Thumb

This dwarf flax has narrow, bronze-green foliage margined with brown. Good for small gardens or massed plantings.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.35m

Phormium Twisted Sister (NZ native)

Ideal pot specimen prefers moist, fertile, well-drained soils. Sun to partial shade. Hardy

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Phormium Yellow Wave (NZ native)

Light green leaves with a broad central stripe of yellow. Strong growing plant of drooping habit. Most attractive alongside other shrubs. Hardy. Best colour in open

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Photinia glabra Robusta (NZ native)

Very strong growing large shrub. Young growths coppery red. Trims well. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Photinia glabra Super Hedge

Rapid growing. Lush green leaves with new growth a salmon colour. Fantastic hedge plant which quickly makes a dense screen.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Photinia x fraseri Red Robin

A broad leaved evergreen with fiery red new growth which may be induced by pruning at any time. Excellent hedging plant. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Phylica plumosa (Feather Flower)

Small shrub producing long sprays of white feathery flowers during late winter. Excellent cut flower or drying. Prefers full sun and fertile light soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Phylica pubescens (Flannel Flower)

Small erect shrub with downy shoots. Yellowish-green feathery plumes are produced at the tip of each branch during winter. Good for picking. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Physocarpus opulifolius Luteus (Golden Ninebark)

Hardy, vigorous shrub with attractive peeling bark and heart-shaped yellow leaves in spring. White tinged pink flowers with purple stamens in summer with red pods following.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Physocarpus Shady Lady

Luscious, dark foliage covered from midsummer with masses of cream coloured pom-pom blooms. Tolerant of most garden soils. Sun to part shade. Fully hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.8m

Pieris formosa forrestii Wakehurst (Lily of the Valley Shrub)

Magnificent flowering shrub with vivid red new foliage which contrasts beautifully with the glistening white flowers

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Pieris japonica Christmas Cheer

Flowers abundantly produced are flushed with deep rose at the tips giving a bicolour effect. New growth pink. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pieris japonica Dorothy Wyckoff

Deep burgundy red buds open white,tinged pink. Compact habit with dark rich green summer foliage turning reddish in winter. Prefers acid soil and some shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pieris japonica Flaming Silver

Mature dark green leaves crisply margined silvery white.New growth shoots brilliant flame red. Drooping racemes of white lily of the valley blooms.Compact habit.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Pieris japonica Little Heath

A dwarf and compact form with fine leaves, pink flushed when young and silvery margined when mature.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Pieris japonica Mountain Fire

Bright red new growth in the summer, with cascades of white flowers in spring, makes this a lovely plant. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Pieris japonica Pink Delight

Very showy pink lily-of-the-valley flowers in early spring. Pink new growth. Prefers acid soil conditions .Mulch well. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pieris japonica Purity

Large trusses of snow white flowers. Japanese.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Pieris japonica Temple Bells

This has the biggest white flowers of all the Pieris. New growth is a strong red. Spring flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pieris japonica Valley Valentine

Dark red winter buds cover this plant opening soft pink and fading to white in Spring. Prefers a cool position.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Pieris japonica variegata

A most attractive silver variegated shrub with white, waxy, bell flowers in drooping panicles.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Pieris ryukyensis Temple Bells

This has the biggest white flowers of all the Pieris in spring.. Erect rounded shrub with tiered horizontal branches and new growth bronzy red. Prefers dappled light and acidic soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pieris yakushimensis Sarabanda

Very free flowering small shrub for woodland border. White flowers on a compact bush.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Pimelea prostrata (NZ native - NZ Daphne)

A small native sun loving ground cover plant also suitable for walls and rockeries. White flowers October to March

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Pimelea prostrata Anitoke Blue (NZ native)

Hardy groundcover plant suitable for rock gardens or over walls. A selection with better blue colour than parent plant. Small clusters of white flowers in spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.2m

Pittosporum colensoi (NZ native)

Medium to large shrub excellent for coastal areas. Glossy, dark green, leathery leaves. Dark red flowers appear in October. Responds well to trimming.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Pittosporum crassifolium (NZ native - Karo )

An erect compact small tree for coastal planting. Shiny green leaves with pale grey undersides. Responds well to trimming.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4m

Pittosporum crassifolium variegatum (NZ native)

A particularly fine variegated shrub or tree with grey-green leaves edged creamy white. Dense and bushy with small, fragrant, deep red flowers in spring. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Pittosporum dallii (NZ native)

A rare pittosporum with deep green leathery, serrated leaves .It is the only pittosporum which has white flowers, but takes a few years to flower. Very hardy and tolerates dry conditions. very

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Pittosporum eugenioides (NZ native - Lemonwood, Tarata)

A fast growing small tree popular for shelter and hedging. Attractive light green foliage. Cluster of yellow flowers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4m

Pittosporum eugenioides variegatum (NZ native)

This NZ native tree has oblong glossy green leaves edged white and strongly scented lemon flowers in spring. Makes attractive garden shrub and can be trimmed.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Pittosporum Oliver Twist (NZ native)

Oval bright green leaves slightly waved, and blackish stems. Versatile shrub suitable for screen. Fast growing. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Pittosporum ralphii (NZ native)

Attractive, hardy species. Fairly quick growing. Suitable for shelter on windy sites in sun or shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4m

Pittosporum Saundersii (NZ native)

Syn. P. Garnettii. An evergreen native shrub with attractive cream and pink variegated leaves. Hardy and bushy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pittosporum Stephens Island (NZ native)

Dark green foliage, extremely hardy in coastal conditions. Pyramidal in shape with small scented flowers in late summer.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Pittosporum tenufolium Garnettii

Attractive hybrid with ovate to elliptic medium sized,green leaves.These are variegated creamy-white with some pink to wine-red spotting.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

pittosporum tenufolium Golf Ball

Attractive shrub with small green leaves .Grows into shape of "golf ball ".Suitable for pots or in garden where shape is important.Grows well in average garden soil and will withstand dry conditions when established.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Pittosporum tenufolium Humpty Dumpty

Small very compact plant with beautiful sage green leaves.Thrives in sun or semi shade.Can be trimmed into small hedge .

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Pittosporum tenufolium Limelight

An evergreen native shrub with green and yellow variegated leaves. Bushy. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pittosporum tenufolium Millfield Magic

Stunning cherry red leaf with lime green new growth.Matures to khaki green with red tinging.Fast growing and responds well to trimming.Upright strong habit.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Pittosporum tenufolium Queenstown

Hardy selection of Pittosporum found in Queenstown.Dark stems and compact habit.Can be used as hedge.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pittosporum tenufolium Tom Thumb

New locally raised plant. Very dark purple leaves on neat rounded bush.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Pittosporum tenuifolium (NZ native - Kohuhu)

Lovely smaller native tree ideal for trimming into a hedge or as a specimen. Small light green leaves and scented flowers in summer. Slender pyramidal shape.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Elfin (NZ native)

Dwarf form with tiny green leaves and tidy compact habit. Suitable for edging and can be grown in container. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Elizabeth (NZ native)

Pink, cream and green variegated foliage. Very hardy NZ native for background or shrub border.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Gold Star (NZ native)

Excellent hybrid with bright, gold and green leaves, wavy margins edged green with yellow and cream mid-rib, displaying a star like pattern. Compact growing. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Irene Patterson (NZ native)

A large easily-grown foliage shrub with white leaves speckled green and grey. In winter foliage often has a pink tinge.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pittosporum tenuifolium James Stirling (NZ native)

An easily grown small tree with small rounded silvery green leaves.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Katie (NZ native)

Small light green rounded and wavy leaves banded with creamy white on black stems. Hardy, vigorous, fast growing. Needs regular pruning

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Little Squirt (NZ native)

Compact variety with tiny leaves which are light green turning lush bronze during autumn and winter. Ideal for containers or for borders.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Mountain Green (NZ native)

Small outward curving oval leaves, smooth and bright green, make this a very attractive shrub.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Pompom (NZ native)

The best compact growing pittosporum available. Dense and compact habit, perfect for low hedging. Easy care shrub requiring little garden maintainence. Full sun to part shade. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Pittosporum tenuifolium purpureum (NZ native)

Young growths pale green turning bronzy-green then dark purple, almost black with age. Hardy plant suitable for coastal site. Sun or shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Reflections

Beautiful golden-yellow and green wavy foliage ,with cream-white mid ribs and contrasting red branchlets.New growth is creamy yellow.Sun or semi-shade .Compact growth.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Silver Sheen (NZ native)

Small pale green silvery leaves with blackish stems. A very quick and easily grown shrub or small tree.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Tandarra Gold (NZ native)

Attractive large shrub. Golden-yellow leaves edged dark green. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Tasman Ruffles (NZ native)

This pitto has jade-green leaves, with ruffled edges against black-red stems. Compact growth and low maintenance habit makes this pitto great for screening, hedging or as a specimen plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium variegatum (NZ native)

Excellent foliage plant. May be trimmed, also makes an excellent tub plant. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Waimea (NZ native)

Hardy NZnative shrub with shiny bright green leaves. Suitable for coastal planting. Compact growing.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Wendell Channon (NZ native)

Neat variegated form. May be trimmed or pruned, also makes an excellent tub plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Pittosporum tenuifolium White Cloud (NZ native)

Compact bushy habit. Creamy-white leaves with soft green centre. Ideal hedging and screening plant. Suits a wide range of conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Pittosporum tenuifolium Wrinkled Blue (NZ native )

Wrinkled leaves and attractive blue-grey foliage. Ideal for hedging or screening. Hardy.e

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Pittosporum Umbellatum

A spreading shrub or small tree with black bark. Flowers pink in many-flowered terminal umbels. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Plagianthus divaricatus (NZ native - Coastal Ribbonwood)

Very hardy twiggy shrub suitable as a hedge. Small flowers are sweetly scented. Tolerates salt winds and wet soils.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Plagianthus Regius

(Syn. Plagianthus Betulinus) A rapid growing tree with leaves similar to a birch. Upright growth.Very hardy

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 5m

Polygala myrtifolia grandiflora

Dense leafy shrub. Rich purple pea-shaped flowers appear from late winter. Average soil conditions preferably with good drainage and full sun. Half hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Polystichum Braunii

Ground fern from North America.Bright green rosette of new fronds in spring. Prefers shade. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Polystichum Setiferum

Very popular, easy to grow fern which forms a low rosette of finely dissected fronds. Best in well-drained soil kept evenly moist. Ideal for pots or woodland garden settings.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Polystichum vestitum (NZ native - Prickly Shield Fern)

Prefers damp shady position in good soil. Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.4m

Pratia Country Park

Small- leafed, low growing species. Good ground cover, which bears profuse star-shaped flowers mid blue to purple, followed by small berries. Very frost hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ground Cover

Prostanthera cuneata (Australian Mint Bush)

Excellent small spreading aromatic shrub covered with white flowers in spring. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Prostanthera rotundifolia

A small to medium sized shrub of a dense habit. The attractive lilac coloured flowers inundate the branches during spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Protea Clark's Red

Smooth slender deep crimson buds appear November, flowers open January, cherry red with red stamens. Sunny well drained situation, poor soils preferred no fertiliser or lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Protea cynaroides (King Protea)

Large wide-open pink flowers produced from autumn to spring. Distinctive foliage on a rather open plant. Requires full sun and well-drained acid soil. Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Protea cynaroides Arctic Ice

Superior white selection of King protea.Erect growth habit producing terminal white flowers on long stems.Best suited to full sun and well drained soils.Tolerates coastal conditions.Protect from heavy frost.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.2m

Protea Magnifica

Large pink flowers,mostly in summer. Requires full sun and good drainage.Prune after flowering. NO FERTILIZER.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.8m

Protea magnifica Fiery Sunset

Large pink flowers,mostly in summer. Requires full sun and good drainage.Prune after flowering. NO FERTILIZER.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Protea Margarita

A hybrid Protea with medium-large red flowers with frosted beard during winter. Tidy habit. Prefers full sun and free draining soils.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Protea Neriifolia Alba

Upright, rounded shrub with medium sized yellow-cream flowers through autumn to spring. Excellent picking flowers. Adaptable to most well drained, sunny sites. Prune to shape.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Protea Neriifolia Green Ice

Green based shading upwards to white, with brown furry tips. A sunny well drained position. Dislikes manure or lime. Blooms long-lasting and valued for floral work.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Protea Neriifolia Limelight

An interesting form of this well known protea with heavy crop of lime green flowers fringed black from autumn to spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Protea Neriifolia Limelight

An interesting form of this well known protea with heavy crop of lime green flowers fringed black from autumn to spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Protea Neriifolia Purity

Creamy white outer bracts tipped with heavy black beards. Central flower light cream. Needs good drainage in a sunny site No lime / fertiliser.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Protea Neriifolia Silvertips

Pink flowers, lightly fringed black, in autumn to spring. Excellent for picking. Prune after flowering. Good drainage essential. Full sun. No fertiliser or lime

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Protea Pink Ice

Vigorous, tidy shrub with rich pink-red flowers with silvery sheen produced all year round. Hardy. Plant in full sun. No fertilisers.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Protea Possum Magic

Medium to large terminal flowers from winter to spring. Provide free-draining soil in full sun. Avoid fertilisers. Prune back well after flowering, late spring

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Protea Silvan Pink

Lots of pink flowers with a silvery sheen in spring and autumn. A beautiful rounded shrub that can be pruned after flowering. Full sun and good drainage essential. No fertiliser or lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Protea Sylvia

Vigorous free flowering hybrid.Deep reddish bract surrounds central flower mass.Prune back after flowering.requires full sun and well drained soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Protea Tasman Ruby

A hybrid Protea with deep red bracts, with slightly silvery edges. A prolific bloomer from an early age. Prefers full sun in a free-draining soil. Protect from heavy frost when young.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Prunus laurocerasus

Vigorous wide spreading shrub suitable for screening. Evergreen hedge or as a tub plant. Useful for floral work. Grows well under large trees. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 6m

Pseudowintera colorata (NZ native- Pepper Tree)

Yellow greenish leaves blotched with reddish colours.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pseudowintera colorata Red Leopard (NZ native - Red Pepper Tree)

Medium sized native shrub with red, aromatic leaves. Grows best in woodland conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Pyracantha Brilliant

This hardy large shrub has shining green leaves. Displays masses of scarlet berries in late autumn

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pyracantha Orange Glow

Masses of white flowers in summer are followed by orange berries in winter.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Pyracantha Shawnee

A densely-branched spiny shrub. The masses of white flowers are replaced by yellow to light orange berries. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Rhaphiolepis x delacourii Enchantress

A compact slow-growing evergreen shrub with star shaped warm pink fragrant flowers. Salt tolerant and needs good drainage. Trim after flowering.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Rhopalostylis sapida (Nikau Palm)

A striking native palm with arching fronds above a tall slender trunk. Slow growing, taking many years to flower. Tolerates light frosts only, and prefers rich, moist soil.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4m in 20yrs.

Ribes aureum (Yellow Flowering Currant)

Yellow flowered currant with rich autumn colours. Clove scented flowers.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht 1.5m

Ribes Laurifolium

Excellent dwarf shrub with leathery, narrow.glaucous leaves.Drooping racemes of greenish white flowers (male and female on same plant) followed by red berries which turn black.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Ribes sanguineum King Edward VII (Flowering Currant)

Ornamental flowering currant with intense crimson flowers. Compact growth. Extremely hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Rosmarinus Chef's Choice

Ornamental shrub with highly aromatic foliage and masses of small blue flowers during summer. Requires full sun or part shade and good drainage. Suitable for coastal planting. Useful as culinary herb.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Rosmarinus lavandulaceus

Beautiful scented prostrate shrub forming a mat with clusters of blue flowers. Ideal for banks and walls in a sunny spot. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Rosmarinus officinalis (Common Rosemary)

Dense shrub. Greyish-green leaves, blue flowers produced in clusters along branches in October - November.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Rosmarinus officinalis Blue Lagoon

Easily grown shrub with blue flowers and fragrant foliage. Fragrant leaves used in cooking. Semi prostrate habit. Suitable for sunny rockeries or tubs.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Rosmarinus officinalis Irene

Trailing shrub with dark green aromatic foliage and blue flowers. Prefers warm well drained position. Good for flavouring in cooking

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.5m

Rosmarinus officinalis Lockwood De Forest

Best prostrate rosemary for rock walls banks etc. Lavender flowers and aromatic perfume make this a favourite.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Rosmarinus officinalis Tuscan Blue

A small shrub with bright blue flowers and fragrant leaves. This herb is used in cooking potpourri etc. Upright habit.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Sarcococca ruscifolia (Christmas Box)

Masses of large crimson berries stand out against glossy green foliage. Makes an excellent tub plant or shrub for shady areas. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Scleranthus biflorus (NZ native)

Bright green moss-like cushion plant. Best in well drained sunny site with some moisture. Hardy. Ideal for rock gardens.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht 0.1m

Scleranthus uniflorus (NZ native)

A densely tufted cushion of moss-like foliage 10cm or more across with best coloration in sunny, drier, well drained site. A good rock or coastal garden plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.1m

Skimmia japonica Female

Compact shrub with fragrant white flowers in spring followed by bright red berries on female plants. Good for shade and coastal conditions. Needs male for berries.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Skimmia japonica Male

Compact shrub with fragrant white flowers in spring. Good for shade and coastal conditions. Used to pollinate female plant which produces real berries.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Skimmia japonica Rogersii

Dense compact female skimmia with fragrant white flowers followed by large red fruits. Very adaptable plant tolerant of shade and most soils. Ideal for seaside or industrial gardens.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Sophora chathamica Wiggie Wiggie (NZ native - Kowhai)

Unusual and rare divaricating adult kowhai with golden yellow flowers at a young age. Ideal container plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.25m

Sophora chathmica milligold

Weeping kowhai with large leaves. Heavy clusters of rich golden blooms make a spectaular show in early spring. Upright trunk with arching rounded crown of branches.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 3m

Sophora Dragons Gold (NZ native - Kowhai)

Fine lacy foliage and bearing masses of golden flowers in late winter and early spring at an early age. Hardy. South Island selected plant.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Sophora howinsula Gnome (NZ native - Kowhai)

An interesting, slow growing form of kowhai. Huge, butter yellow flowers are produced when the shrub is only 30 cm tall. Good for containers

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Sophora Microphylla (NZ native - South Island Kowhai)

(South Island Kowhai) Dense large shrub or small tree which goes through straggly juvenile stage for several years.Produces masses of yellow flowers in spring.Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 5m

Sophora prostrata (NZ native - Mountain Kowhai)

Hardy shrub in well drained position. Yellow flowers in spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Sophora Tetraptera (NZ native - North Island Kowhai)

A large shrub or small tree with spreading or drooping branches. Yellow pea shaped flowers 4-5cm long.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 5m

Spiraea japonica albiflora

Dwarf shrub of compact habit. White flowers in summer. V. hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Spiraea japonica albiflora

Dwarf shrub of compact habit. White flowers in summer. V. hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Spiraea japonica albiflora

Dwarf shrub of compact habit. White flowers in summer. V. hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Spiraea japonica albiflora

Dwarf shrub of compact habit. White flowers in summer. V. hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Spiraea japonica albiflora

Dwarf shrub of compact habit. White flowers in summer. V. hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Spiraea japonica Alpina

Dwarf form with compact pink flowers in late spring. Bushy compact shrub.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.3m

Spiraea japonica Bullata

A compact hardy shrub with masses of rose-crimson flowers.

Type: Deciduous  

Spiraea japonica Gold Mound

Mounding shrub with attractive lime-green leaves in spring and deep rose-pink flower heads in summer. Trim to shape in spring and after flowering. Plant in full sun. Hardy, deciduous.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Tamarix juniperina

A large dense shrub or small tree with slender branches clothed in soft green. Masses of bright pink flowers in mid spring before foliage. Very hardy

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Tamarix pentandra

Syn. T. ramosissima. Large shrub or small tree. The bush becomes a feathery mass of rose pink flowers in late summer early autumn. Excellent for coastal or windy sunny areas.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Teucrium fruticans (Shrubby Germander)

A low spreading shrub with grey green leaves producing rosemary like flowers in summer and autumn. The grey branches are popular for decorative work. Wind hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.6m

Tibouchina organensis grandiflora (Lasiandra)

Rounded bush with velvet green leaves and stunning large cup-shaped royal purple flowers from autumn into winter. Needs sunny, sheltered spot. Avoid lime.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Trachelospermum Asiaticum

Beautiful climber forming a dense mass of dark glossy foliage andfragrant creamy white flowers in mid summer.Prefers well drained sunny sheltered position and no lime.Hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 4-5m

Trachelospermum jasminoides

Attractive climber with large very fragrant white flowers. Requires warm sheltered wall or suitable for conservatory. Protect from heavy frost

Type: Evergreen  

Viburnum Burkwoodii

Waxy white flushed pink flowers in early spring which are intensely fragrant. Twiggy bush with oval leaves of glossy green turning orange/red in autumn and winter.

Type: Semi-Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Viburnum carlesii

One of the best viburnums. Heavily scented flower clusters, pink in bud fading to white.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum carlesii Aurora

An outstanding selection with red flower buds opening to pink and white and very fragrant. Highly recommended.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum Chesapeake

Small glossy dark green leathery leaves. Pink buds open to white compact mounded growth habit.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum davidii

A small evergreen compact shrub. Creates excellent groundcover. Turquoise blue berries

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.7m

Viburnum davidii Female

Neat compact rounded dwarf shrub with oval dark green leaves. Small heads of white flowers, followed by heads of vivid electric -blue berries. Needs pollination by the male form to produce berries.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Viburnum davidii Male

A low growing compact shrub with bold leathery deep green glossy foliage. Excellent landscape shrub. Pollinator for female form

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1m

Viburnum farreri Nanum

Scented white flowers in winter on bare branches. Bronze young foliage in spring . Very hardy

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum Fulbrook

(Carlesii x Burkwoodii) Medium sized shrub with large clusters of sweetly scented flowers, pink in bud, opening to pure white.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Viburnum japonicum

A medium sized evergreen shrub with dark glossy leaves.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum Odoatissimum

Fragrant white flowers during late summer followed by red fruits. Glossy green leaves.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Viburnum odoratissimum

Fragrant white flowers during late summer followed by red fruits. Glossy green leaves.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Viburnum opulus

Attractive tall bushy shrub with maple-shaped leaves and heads of creamy-white flowers in spring followed by large clusters of red berries like cranberries. Vigorous habit. Any position.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Viburnum opulus Sterile (Snowball Tree)

Robust plant with maple-like deep green leaves, turning reddish/purple in autumn. Produces an abundance of sterile, white, green-tinted 7cm globular 'snowball' flower clusters. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Viburnum opulus xanthocarpum

White bracts followed by translucent yellow berries. Very hardy.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1m

Viburnum plicatum (Japanese Snowball)

Very hardy spreading shrub with white flowers in spring. Good autumn colour.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Viburnum plicatum Lanarth

Creamy white flowers produced abundantly in early summer along the upper sides of the branches giving a snow covered appearance.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum plicatum Newport (Japanese Snowball)

Double rows of white snowballs along the horizontal tiered branches in spring giving the appearance of icing on a layered cake. Compact bushy habit

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum plicatum Pink Beauty

A profusion of pure white flowers turning pink with age. Rounded growth habit with branches in layers.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum plicatum Roseace

Delicate shell pink snow-ball like flowers in spring. Very hardy large shrub.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum plicatum Summer Snowflake

White flowers produced abundantly in early summer along upper sides of the branches giving a snow-covered appearance.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum plicatum tomentosum Molly Schroeder

Lovely pink flowered ray florets adorn the arching branches in spring on fresh green foliage. Good autumn colour. Very hardy

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum rhytidophyllum (Leather Leaf Viburnum)

Hardy shrub with large leathery leaves. Large clusters of creamy white flowers in late spring sometimes followed by small black berries. Sun or semi-shade.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum sargentii Onondaga

A splendid form with deep maroon young leaves, lovely white flower heads and maroon/purple/red foliage in autumn. Prefers rich, free draining soil. Sun or part-shade.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 3m

Viburnum tinus (Lauristinus)

Extremely popular evergreen large dense shrub with shiny green leaves. Branches of fragrant white and pink budded flowers in winter. Excellent in exposed windy conditions.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum tinus Bewleys Variegated

Elegant variegated shiny leaved dense shrub with white flushed pink flowers in bunches.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum tinus Emerald Beauty

A superior selection, compact and bushy with dark green foliage. New growth tinged red. Carmine buds open to flattish clusters of pink-tinged flowers. Very hardy.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Viburnum tinus Eve Price

Selected dense compact form with smaller leaves. Very hardy shrub with clusters of white tinged pink flowers in late winter and early spring.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Viburnum tinus Lucidum

Large glossy green leaves with white flowers throughout late autumn and spring. Vigorous, hardy shrub ideal for shelter, screening, or hedging.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 2.5m

Viburnum Tomentosum Roseum (Pink Japanese Snowball)

(THE PINK JAPANESE SNOWBALL) An average sized shrub with heads of flowers tinted pink. Hardy. Good autumn colour.

 

Viburnum trilobum

Large vigorous shrub with white lacecap flowers and long lasting berries in autumn and winter.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum x bodnantense

Medium sized shrub of strong erect habit. Sweetly scented rose tinted flowers produced in autumn. Very hardy. Prefers good soil and ample moisture

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Viburnum x burkwoodii

Waxy white flushed pink flowers in early spring which are intensely fragrant. Twiggy bush with oval leaves of glossy green turning orange/red in autumn and winter.

Type: Semi-deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Viburnum x carlcephalum

Large, dense clusters of white fragrant flowers in spring and early summer. Dull grey green leaves, often richly coloured in autumn. Very hardy. Moist soil. Sun or shade. Semi-deciduous.

Type: Semi-deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Viburnum X Carlcephalum

Large, dense clusters of white fragrant flowers in spring and early summer. Dull grey green leaves, often richly coloured in autumn. Very hardy. Moist soil. Sun or shade. Semi-deciduous.

Type: Semi-Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Viburnum x juddii

Medium sized shrub which produces clusters of sweetly scented pink flowers in late spring. Trim annually to maintain shape.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Weigela florida variegata

An excellent medium sized variegated shrub. Leaves are edged creamy white and flowers are pink funnel shaped. Deciduous.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Weigela Newport Red

Attractive late spring flowering shrub with upright growth. Light bright red flowers produced in masses. Very hardy. Trim to shape if desired.

Type: Deciduous   Size: Ht. 2m

Wisteria Caroline

Very early flowering hybrid with profusion of strongly scented blooms mauve-lilac fading to white. Flowers two seasons after planting. Keep moist in summer.

Type: Deciduous  

Wisteria floribunda Lipstick

Japanese form blooming mid season on the young foliage. White flowers distinctly edged with pink giving plant a pink glow when in full bloom. Flowers 3 - 4 years after planting.

Type: Deciduous  

Wisteria floribunda Black Dragon

Fully double, deep violet flowers late season. Suits fence or archway. Keep moist in summer. Blooms 3 - 5 years after planting.

Type: Deciduous  

Wisteria Lavender Lace

Pendants of fragrant pale lavender & white flowers up to 0.9cm in length on mature plants. A truly magnificent vine. Keep moist in summer.

Type: Deciduous  

Wisteria sinensis Amethyst

An early flowering Chinese Wisteria. Vigorous habit. Light rose-purple blooms, very strongly perfumed. Flowers early before the leaves, 2 - 3 years after planting.

Type: Deciduous  

Wisteria sinensis Amethyst

An early flowering Chinese Wisteria. Vigorous habit. Light rose-purple blooms, very strongly perfumed. Flowers early before the leaves, 2 - 3 years after planting.

Type: Deciduous  

Wisteria sinensis Amethyst

An early flowering Chinese Wisteria. Vigorous habit. Light rose-purple blooms, very strongly perfumed. Flowers early before the leaves, 2 - 3 years after planting.

Type: Deciduous  

Wisteria sinensis Blue Sapphire

Early flowering Chinese form of medium vigour. Blue tinged mauve flowers appear before leaves in spring. Flowers 2 - 3 years after planting.

Type: Deciduous  

Wisteria Venusta Violacea

A form of the silky wisteria with large lavender violet blooms held in short wide racemes.

 

Xeronema callistemon (NZ native - Poor Knights Lily)

This native forms large clumps of shiny erect foliage. Sharp drainage, full sun and protection from frost are needed for brilliant scarlet flowers with maturity.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 0.75m

Yucca elephantipes variegata

Slow growing small tree which forms a rough sturdy trunk and bears a rosette of dark green sword shaped leaves with fine cream stripe on edge.Best in fuul sun.Suitable for indoors or outside in frost free area.

Type: Evergreen  

Yucca filamentosa (Adam's Needle)

Glaucous green strap like leaves with curly silvery white filaments on edge. Cream bell shaped flowers borne on tall stems in summer. Full sun .Drought tolerant when established.

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m

Yucca filamentosa Variegata

Creamy white flowers produced in summer are borne in erect glabrous 1-2m conical panicles. Leaves variegated cream and green flushed pink. Full sun. Tolerates drought when established

Type: Evergreen   Size: Ht. 1.5m


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