5.5, 25, 45 L. PB40. Prefers a sheltered and fertile site for growth of 80cm per year. Will tolerate clay, damp, and frost conditions. Flowering Aug-Oct. Has excellent timber and shape for a minimum rotation time of seventy years.
ALECTRYON EXCELSUS - Titoki
45, 75, 135 L. PB 40. Found in coastal and lowland forests. Thrives along river banks. Frost tender when young. It needs shelter. Prefers a heavy soil. Has beautiful graceful foliage. Can grow in clay and damp conditions. Is a timber and shade tree. Flowers- Oct-Dec. Has decorative berries. Height 12 m. RONGOA – Diabetes cure – boil leaves to make a drink,1 cup per day.
BEILSCHMIEDIA TARAIRI - Tarairi
45 L. With its straight trunk and fine, bold foliage, Tarairi is a distinctive and handsome evergreen tree. Coastal, lowland and lower hill forests of the North Island. Small greenish flowers from Sept to Dec. Purple Berries that native birds love. Companion to Puiriri. Used for Timber, Shade, and soil stability.
CORDYLINE OBTECTA - Emerald Goddess
Is a beautiful form of the NZ Cabbage Tree. architectural in form these distinctive plants add a sculptural modern presence to an otherwise ordinary planting. perfumed flowers in august.
CORDYLINE AUSTRALIS - Cabbage tree, Ti Kouka
5.5 L. PB60. Very hardy and will grow in both wet and dry conditions. White perfumed flowers in November. Native birds love the berries. Used widely in revegetation projects.
CORYNOCARPUS LAEVIGATUS -Karaka
45,135 L. PB12, PB40. Is a hardy tree able to survive in salty, dry coastal conditions. Flowering in August - November. Used for Shade, Berries and Soil stability.
DACRYCARPUS DACRYDOIDES - Kahikatea
3.25 ,45 L PB12, PB40. A tall, straight growing tree to 60m. It tolerates most sites but prefers swampy poor soil. The female tree produces berries edible to humans and birds.
DYSOXYLUM SPECTABLE - KohekohE
5.5 L. Grows to 10m in salty,damp or dry conditions. Handles frost. White flowers in Aug. Used for shade, timber, berries and soil stabilization in revegetation projects.
KNIGHTIA EXCELSA - Rewarewa
45 L. Slender, fast growing evergreen tree. 15m x 3m. Found in valley forests. Prefers full sun. Bottlebrush type flowers. Tuis’ attracted to the nectar.
LEPTOSPERMUM CORAL CANDY - Manuka Coral
Salmon pink sport of Leptospermum scoparium.
LEPTOSPERMUM BURGUNDY QUEEN - Manuka Burgandy
Dark red sport of Leptospermum scoparium.
LEPTOSPERMUM SCOPARIUM - Manuka Snow White
Fast growing tree with small scented leaves and single white to red flowers in late spring to summer. Valuable nectar source for bees. Manuka is a primary native coloniser and nurse crop for slower growing natives. Used for food source for bird, Timber, Firewood and Revegetation.
METROSIDEROS MAORI PRINCESS - Pohutukawa
17, 45 L. Upright form of excelsa, not as tall. Great for streets or narrow spaces. Found in lowland forest.
METROSIDEROS EXCELSA - Pohutukawa
45 L. A Northland Icon, our native Christmas tree. Withstands salt winds and dry coastal conditions. Red flowers - early summer. Nectar is an important food source for birds;(Tui and Wood pigeon) and insects. Excellent shade/shelter.
PHYLLOCLADUS TRICHOMANOIDES - Tanekaha, Celery Pine
17, 45 L. A pyramidal forest tree 20m tall. Flowers Oct to Jan. Suitable to all conditions and tolerates frost.
PODOCARPUS TOTARA - Totara
5.5, 45 L. PB40. Very hardy, will withstand wet, dry, clay and windy conditions. 35m in height. Timber is ground durable. Totara has potential for farm grown high quality timber.
SOPHORA MICROPHYLLA - Kowhai
7.5 L A beautiful, deciduous tree flowering in spring with delicate foliage.10m in height. Tui feast on it nectar. Grows well close to the coast. Timber is tough, durable with beautiful color and grain.
VITEX LUCENS - Puriri
45, 75, 135 L. Beautiful evergreen tree. 25m in height. Grow quickly and provide food and shade for birds.
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HYMENOSPORUM FLAVUM - Aussie Frangipani
5.5 L. Slender fast growing tree evergreen tree. Attractive fragrant flowers in Summer.10mx5m.
LIQUIDAMBER STYRACIFLUA - Sweet Gum
45 L. Upright, pyramidal formed tree. Leaves similar to a Maple. Most brilliant Autumn colors. 15m in height.
RADERMACHERA SINICA - China Doll, Canton Lace
5.5, 17, 45 L. Medium to large tree, green glossy leaves.15-20 in height. Quick effective screening hardy evergreen tree. White flowers.
MAGNOLIA GRANDIFLORA FERRUGINEA
17, 45, 75 L. PB 12, PB 18. Evergreen. Large creamy scented flowers in early summer.10m height. 5m in width.
MAGNOLIA LITTLE GEM
45, 75,135 L. Nice compact evergreen tree. Creamy white flowers in spring and summer. Flowering on a young tree. 10mx4m.