Thirkettle Nurseries
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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


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Agapanthus 'Finn'
Compact evergreen selection with neat green foliage topped with attractive pure white flowerheads that bloom for months on end. An Eco friendly low fertility variety. 0.5 x 0.5m PVR#2759
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Agapanthus 'Gayles Lilac'
Lovely compact and unique variety, bearing a long succession of dense flower heads with soft lilac blue flowers later in summer than other agapanthus. Tidy clump former and also tough & hardy. 40 x 40cm.
Bag Size
PB5 Available

Agapanthus 'Gayles Sapphire'
Highly recommended, compact selection with intense deep blue indigo flowers. Forms a tidy clump. Excellent cut flower and ideal for widespread plantings. Eco friendly in most areas. 50 x 40cm
Bag Size
PB5 Available

Agapanthus 'Peter Pan'
Dwarf sterile form of this ever popular low growing plant. Sky-blue flowers with dark blue picotec. Ideal as a rockery subject or as a filler. 50 x 50cm
Bag Size
PB5 Available

Agapanthus 'Snowball'
Arguably the best dwarf white agapanthus with masses of pure white over a long summer period. Forms a neat clump of short broad leaves. Eco friendly and very hardy. 50 x 40cm
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Agapanthus 'Streamline'
Popular dwarf selection of Agapanthus with medium blue summer flowers -- with hints of lavender and a darker strip on the petals. Ideal landscape plant. Tough and trouble free. 50 x 50cm
Bag Size
PB5 Available

Agapanthus 'Thunderstorm'
Full sun Partial shade
Striking foliage in shades of cream and green combine well with very pretty sky blue flowers that appear in summer. A sterile form that will not readily seed. Forms a compact clump. Some sun. 50 x 50cm PVR #31068
Bag Size
2.5L ATI Available

Anemathele lessoniana
NZ Wind Grass
A hardy orange tinted grass, with graceful arching fronds. Cooler weather intensifies the colour. Hardy. 1m.
Bag Size
PB5 Available
PB6.5 Available

Apodasmia similis
Jointed Wire Reed
Full sun
Popular landscaping native reed Oioi with fine grey-green leaves with brownish bracts at the joints. Forms a large dense erect clump which slowly creeps. Very tough and tolerant of extremes. Found throughout coastal New Zealand in marshlands and estuaries. 1m x 1m
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Arthropodium 'Parnell'
Partial shade
A hardy plant. with broad leaves, forming evergreen clumps of 50 x 50cm. Produces tall stems of white flowers in summer. A tough and very useful plant, suited to shade or sun.
Bag Size
PB6.5 Available

Arthropodium 'Te Puna'
Partial shade
A selection of the NZ Renga renga lily, with a more delicate habit. Smaller than other selections, with narrow, shorter leaves and the flowers quite widely spaced on the stem. Looks wonderful in a dark shaded corner, especially when in flower.
Bag Size
PB6.5 Available

Asplenium bulbiferum
Hen and Chicken Fern
Clump forming native fern with graceful habit and attractive deep green feathery fronds. Best grown in a pot or outside in a shady, sheltered position in a moist, rich soil. 80 x 80cm
Bag Size
2.5L Available

Asplenium 'Maori Princess'
A selected variety of our native Hen & Chicken fern with particularly attractive & lush shining fonds and graceful habit. Best grown in a pot or outside in a shady, sheltered position in a moist, rich soil. 90 x 90cm
Bag Size
2.5L Available

Astelia chathamica
Full sun Partial shade
A beautiful evergreen native, with silver sword like foliage. Forms a compact clump. Excellent plant for landscaping. Hardy and versatile. Sun or semi-shade, free draining soils.
Bag Size
2.5L Available

Astelia nervosa
Partial shade
An evergreen native with spear like normally silvery green leaves. The colour intensifies in full sun. A great accent plant & also well suited container growing. Requires free draining soils. 60 x 60cm
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Astelia 'Westland'
Astelia nervosa 'Westland'
Flax or grass
The silvery sword like leaves of this evergreen native are flushed with red bronze colours which deepen to purple-red in winter. Plant in part sun to light shade in a well drained soil. Excellent for containers. 1m x 1m
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Bambusa multiplexa 'Alphonse Karr'
Fern Leaf Bamboo
Clumping bamboo with green striped golden canes. The tightly clustered canes and sun tolerance make it perfect for a privacy screen. Great for a specimen pot too. Hardy to -9 C. To 8m.
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Bambusa multiplexa 'Wang Tsai'
Fern Leaf Bamboo
Partial shade
Syn. 'Fernleaf'. A China native clump bamboo with graceful curving green to orange brown stems and dark green tufted foliage. Hardy 2x0.6m.
Bag Size
PB6.5 Available

Bambusa textilis 'Gracillis
Fairy Bamboo
Partial shade
Fairy Bamboo. Forms a dense clump of bamboo with smooth, slender, gracefully curving stems, well clothed with soft, fresh green leaves. Ideal for patios, feature gardens etc. Tolerates most conditions, dislike boggy sites. 3 x 2m.
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Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'
Feather reed-grass 'Karl Foerster'
An award winning clump-forming grass valued for its early summer feathery, purplish-green flowers, vertical lines and ability to grow in wet soils. The clumps provide good continuing winter interest. 1.2 x 0.9m
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