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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


NAT List Records 41 - 60 of 158

Griselinia 'Emerald'
All Conditions Shrub
An evergreen native, with attractive, shiny wide dark green foliage. Hardier than other selections. 2.5m
Bag Size
PB6.5 Available

Griselinia littoralis
Kapuka
The hardy N.Z Broadleaf. A handsome shrub with rich green leathery leaves. Tolerates coastal conditions and heavy frosts. 3 x 2m
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Griselinia lucida
Akapuka
All Conditions Shrub
Akapuka. An impressive evergreen native shrub with large leathery glossy deep green leaves. Ideal in pots & for adding that subtropical feel to the garden. Needs hard frost protection. 2 x 1m.
Bag Size
3.3L Available

Griselinia 'Whenuapai'
A superior selection of the NZ broadleaf. Shiny deep green leaves on a dense compact bush. Excellent for hedging - responds well to trimming. Hardy. 3 x 4m. Protected by NZ Plant Variety Rights.
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Knightia excelsa
Rewarewa
All Conditions Tree
Rewarewa. A handsome evergreen tree, slender, tapering form, with tough deep green 15cm long leaves. New growth has felt undersides. Reddish brown flowers Oct-Dec, attractive to birds. Average soils, summer moisture when young. 7 x 2m.
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Kunzea 'Little Fox'
Full sun
A low growing Kanuka with a weeping habit and distinct rounded form. Ideal easy care ground cover & contrast plant. Mixes well with other natives & shrubs. Sun and good drainage. 50 x 80cm
Bag Size
2.5L Available

Leptospermum 'Burgundy Queen'
Full sun Shrub
Striking native manuka with burgundy flushed foliage and masses of fully double, intense dark burgundy spring flowers. Ideal, fast growing, flowering screening or shelter plant. Sun & good drainage. 2.4 x 1.8m
Bag Size
3.3L Available

Leptospermum 'Coppersheen'
Shiny Tea Tree
Full sun Shrub
A hardy evergreen shrub with reddish young stems, deep purple-bronze shiny leaves. Single flowers with reddish petals, greenish sepals and green centre with white stamens. Tolerant of most conditions. 2.5 x 1m.
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Leptospermum 'Coral Candy'
Full sun Shrub
This flowering manuka has masses of double, pink and red striped spring flowers. Fast growing and ideal for screening or back of the garden. Sun, good drainage & hard frost protection. 2 x 1.5m
Bag Size
3.3L Available

Leptospermum 'Jubilee'
Full sun Shrub
Double flowers of pink deepening to post office red. Quick growing. Prune yearly after flowering to keep a compact habit. 2m.
Bag Size
3.3L Available

Leptospermum 'Wiri Joan'
Full sun Shrub
An ARA Botanic selection. This evergreen shrub has good clear red, double flowers, which appear in spring and continue over a phenomenally long period. 2 x 1.5m
Bag Size
PB6.5 Available

Leptospermum 'Wiri Kerry'
Full sun Shrub
A NZ evergreen shrub with masses of rose-red double flowers from autumn through spring. Small bronze leaves, compact habit. Best in free draining soils and a sunny site. 80cm.
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Leptospermum 'Wiri Susan'
Full sun Shrub
A compact evergreen native with masses of white single flowers in spring. A superior NZ selection. 2.0 x 1.5m
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Libocedrus bidwillii
Kaikawaka - New Zealand cedar
Partial shade Tree
Kaikawaka or Southern Cedar. A NZ native tree which is one of the most beautiful, slow maturing conifers. Forms an erect slender specimen, excellent as a container plant, or feature in the garden. Prefers semi shade when young. 2.5 x 1m.
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Lophomyrtus 'Black Beauty'
Full sun Shrub
This is a spectacular evergreen native. Very deep red-black shiny leaves, colour intensifying in harsher conditions. Upright slender habit. Excellent hedging. 1.5m.
Bag Size
2L Available

Lophomyrtus 'Gloriosa'
Full sun Shrub
Attractive evergreen native shrub with dainty green leaves variegated cream & tinged pink. Quite hardy when established. Can be used for floral work. 1.5 x .9m
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Lophomyrtus 'Kathryn'
Full sun Shrub
An evergreen native with attractive reddish-purple to coppery bronze, heavily puckered foliage. Intense colour in winter. 2 x 1m.
Bag Size
2L
6L Limited stock available

Lophomyrtus 'Lyndale'
Full sun Shrub
An attractive evergreen native with many uses in the garden. The puckered brown leaves are tinged pink in cooler weather. Forms a compact bush. 1.5 x 1m
Bag Size
2.5L Limited stock available

Lophomyrtus ralphi 'Variegata'
Full sun Shrub
An attractive evergreen native shrub. Green puckered leaves with white-cream margins. Quite hardy when established. 2m.
Bag Size
2L

Lophomyrtus 'Red Dragon'
Full sun Shrub
An outstanding evergreen native. A medium grower with small pointed textured leaves, new shoots brilliant reddish pink maturing blackish red, intensifying in winter. Excellent for picking. 1.5 x 70cm.
Bag Size
2L

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