Cyathea smithii commonly known as the soft tree fern or kātote.
Kātote is an understory tree fern that grows slowly up to 8 m tall. Like all Cyathea tree ferns, it has rough scales along its rachis and trunk. A distinctive feature is the retention of dead...
A clump forming plant with grey green glaucous foliage.
Leaves are soft and drooping and masses of starry white flowers appear in late Spring.
Rengarenga is found naturally throughout NZ in coastal areas.
Effective planted in groups.
Protect from slug and snail damage
H 50cm x W...
Cordyline australis or the cabbage tree is an iconic tree, endemic to New Zealand. With it’s unusual and distinctive shape, cabbage trees are a feature of the NZ landscape.
It is fast growing, attaining a height of 5-10 metres and is not difficult to establish.
The cabbage tree is one of...
Talk to anyone about New Zealand and the three things that they will mention are the All Blacks, a kiwi and the silver fern.
We have an unusually high number of fern species for a temperate country and about 40 per cent of these species occur nowhere else in the world.