Height - 20m
A native New Zealand Cabbage tree with lovely purple or bronze foliage. It has a stout trunk and sword-like leaves clustering at the tips of the branches which can be up to 1 metre long. The spring fruit is a favourite food source for the Kereru and other native birds. Often found in forest margins, river banks, open places and is abundant near swamps.
Recommended pre germination seed treatment: Seed germinates without pre treatment. 4 weeks cold stratification will help speed up and even out germination time. (For details refer to Propagation Information under the 'Customer Service' tab at top of the page )
Viable seed per gram: Approximately 100
Packets of 100 seeds $12
10 grams $38