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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


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Agathis australis
N Z Kauri
Partial shade Tree
New Zealand Kauri. An erect, slender-pyramidal evergreen tree. Slow growing and merits extensive planting. Grows in most reasonable soils with good drainage & adequate water. Tolerant of windy sites. 6 x 2.5m.
Bag Size
PB18 Sold Out this season
PB6.5 Available

Alectryon excelsa
Titoki
Titoki. NZ oak. An evergreen tree, with the young shoots covered with rust coloured pubescence. Glossy green leaves, rust red flowers in early summer, followed by scarlet berries. Protect from heavy frosts. 7 x 4m.
Bag Size
PB6.5 Available

Blechnum discolour
Crown Fern
Shade
Crown fern. A NZ fern, with attractive green fronds. Prefers shady areas. 60cm.
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Clianthus puniceus 'Kaka King'
Kaka Beak
A fast growing hardy semi-evergreen shrub. Vivid Red parrot beak shaped flowers in spring - very attractive to birds. Regular tip pruning after flowering and protect from frost. 2 x 2m.
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Clianthus puniceus 'Maximus'
Kaka Beak
Partial shade Shrub
Kaka Beak. A fast growing hardy semi-evergreen shrub. Red parrot beak shaped flowers in early summer - very attractive to birds. Regular tip pruning after flowering preserves shape & vigour. 2 x 2m.
Bag Size
PB6.5 Available

Clianthus puniceus rosea
Kaka Beak Scarlet
Native Kaka Beak with stunning large red flowers which hang in clusters through spring. Flowers are shaped like a parrots beak. Forms an attractive evergreen shrub. Best protected from extremes. Sun. 4 x 4m
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Clianthus 'Red Cardinal'
Kaka Beak
This red Kaka Beak is a fast growing hardy semi-evergreen native with scarlet parrot beak shaped flowers from late spring - very attractive to birds. Regular tip pruning after flowering preserves shape & vigour. 3 x 2m.
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Clianthus 'White Heron'
White Kaka Beak
Rare white form of Kaka Beak. Clusters of crisp-white spring blooms that dangle like jewelry from pretty, fern-like foliage. A wow native evergreen shrub. Protect from hard frosts when young. Benefits from a regular trim to shape. 2 x 2m
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Coprosma 'Flat Freddy'
All Conditions Ground Cover
A very low growing & hardy to wear & tear. Bronze foliage, small leaves. 80cm x 1m.
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Coprosma 'Hawera'
All Conditions Ground Cover
An excellent mounded ground cover. The branches are slender, and springy. A hardy tidy plant. 50 x 1.5m
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Coprosma 'Mangatangi'
All Conditions Ground Cover
A compact evergreen, golden foliage C. acerosa type. Attractive fine golden green foliage, arching habit. Forms a nice graceful groundcover.
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Coprosma 'Pacific Sunset' PVR
All Conditions Standard
A striking evergreen shrub, with lovely glossy green leaves. Compact and easily grown. The female form has berries if planted with a male form. Hardy. 2m.
Bag Size
2L Available

Coprosma 'Red Rock'
All Conditions Ground Cover
Acerosa selection. A hardy attractive mound forming plant, with fine red leaves and stem. Excellent ground cover.
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Coprosma 'Taiko'
All Conditions Ground Cover
A superb prostrate growing plant, with a lovely growth habit. Small flowers in spring. Excellent on banks etc. 1.5m spread.
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Cordyline australis
Cabbage Tree
All Conditions Tree
The hardy native N.Z. Cabbage tree. Narrow upright, palm-like tree with arching sword like leaves. Large panicles of fragrant white flowers in spring. A good tub specimen. Do not allow to dry out over summer. 3m
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Cordyline australis 'Albertii'
This variegated form of the popular New Zealand cabbage tree will add the wow factor to your garden. Superb for containers or as a specimen. Sun & good drainage. 2m
Bag Size
2.5L Available
6L Limited stock available

Cordyline 'Broadsword'
Cabbage Tree
All Conditions Tree
Superb new native with very wide, shorter sword-like green leaves and compact habit. A great accent plant & adds a tropical dimension to the landscape. Ideal for containers & gardens of all sizes. Sun. 2.5 x 1.5m
Bag Size
2.5L Available

Cordyline 'Design a Line Burgundy'
A striking new clump forming Cordyline with fine burgundy coloured weeping foliage. Good vigour and wide architectural foliage. The perfect evergreen for any garden, statement planters for the deck or patio. 90 x 90cm
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Cordyline 'Green Goddess'
Cabbage Tree
All Conditions Tree
Forms a multi-branched habit plant densely clothed with short broad fresh green sword like foliage. Small creamy white flowers early summer. 2.5 x 1.5m
Bag Size
2.5L

Cordyline indivisa
Mountain Cabbage Tree
The mountain cabbage tree is a strikingly handsome native with huge broad leaves of a grey, purple-green colour. Requires damp soil and good drainage. Sun to part-shade. Hardy. 4 x 2m
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