Metrosideros umbellata - Southern Rata(NZ Native)
Tree to 15m with beautiful red flowers November to January depending on location. Naturally occurs from Whangarei south but rare in the North Island. Usually available all year. Recommended pre germination seed treatment DS.
Recommended pre germination seed treatment: Seed germinates without pre treatment. This seed requires light to germinate. For best results germinate the seed on top of moist seed rising mix, don't cover just keep moist until germination is complete.
Viable seed per gram: More than 600
Packets of 100 seeds $12
5 grams $44