ACER davidii Handsome deciduous tree with erect open spreading
form and distinctive shiny green bark, striped silvery
white, effective when bare in winter.
Bronze tinted new growth, leaves glossy green
embossed with deep red veins, turning bright yellow red,
orange and purple in winter.
8 x 5m
ACER rubrum American Red Maple (Decidious)
Beautiful trees suited to moist soils. Leaves turn red &
scarlet in autumn.
Rapid growth with neat rounded form.
10 x 5m
ACER saccharum Large, prominently lobed leaves change from rich green
to extremely vivid shades of red, scarlet, orange and
yellow in autumn.
Sout upward sweeping branches forms a fairly
15 x 12 m
ALECTRYON excelsus NZ Native Titoki
Handsome evergreen growing to 7m.
Tall with 4m spread
ALNUS cordata Italian Alder (Decidious)
Medium to large conical tree which adapts well to both
wet and dry conditions. Bright green glossy foliage is
striking & is especially dense when pruned regularly.
Excellent shelter tree which can be trained to form a
narrow, tall hedge.
12 x 8m
ARBUTUS Unedo Strawberry Tree (Evergreen)
Large shrub or small tree with reddish stems and glossy
dark green foliage.
White or pink tinted flowers and strawberry like
fruit during autumn and winter.
5 x 3m
BETULA papyrifera Paper Birch (Decidious)
Similar to silver birch but more open and less weeping.
Smooth bark, varying from bright to dull white or grey
9 x 5m
CEDRUS deodara Himilayan Cedar (Evergreen)
Beautiful majestic tree, upright with pyramidal form and
evenly spaced branches gracefully pendulous at tips.
Blue-green foliage, generously frosted.
8 x 5m
CINNAMOMUM camphora Camphor Laurel (Evergreen)
Spring growth pink, red or bronze tinted.
Glossy light green leaves, tiny yellow fragrant flowers
9 x 7m
CORDYLINE Australis Native cabbage tree
Erect, sparsely branched. Frost hardy.
8 x 3m
CORDYLINE Green Goddess Forms multiple branches close to the ground.
Small creamy white flowers appear amongst foliage
early summer, followed by small deep blue fruit.
2.5 x 1.5m
CORDYLINE RedStar Big cabbage tree with dark red leaves.
4 x 1m
COROKIA Geenty's Green Bright green foliage with silvery reverse. Good specimen
or screen especially for dry windy locations.
Mass of yellow flowers early summer followed by yellow
or red berries.
Attracts birds. Very good hedge.
2 x 1.2m
CORNUS capitata Himalayan strawberry tree (Evergreen)
Medium round headed tree with horizontal branches and
grey, downy young shoots. Leaves dull green tinted,
reddish brown in winter.
Strawberry like fruit in autumn.
Birds love it.
8 x 7m
CUNONIA Capensis Butterknife Bush (evergreen)
Multi stemmed shrub with smooth wine red twigs and
Young shoots rich bronzy red,lustrous dark green
Fragrant tiny white flowers open late summer.
4 x 3m
DACRYCARPUS dacrydiodes NZ Native Kahikatea
NZ White Pine.
One of our tallest natives. Makes a fine specimen.
Grow in sun or shade, prefers damp soil.
7 x 4m
DODONEA Viscosa "Purpurea" Purple Akeake (evergreen)
Handsome foliage shrub. Forms a neat slender.
Erect densely foliaged shrub.
3 x 1m
Useful border shrub or screen with handsome foliage
and almost ever blooming habit.
1.5 x 1m
FRAXINUS griffithi Evergreen Flowering Ash
Excellent landscaping plant , fast growing
Ideal for topiary or screening
5 x 3m
FRAXINUS udima Evergreen Ash
Excellent specimen tree.
GINKO biloba Maidenhair tree (Decidious)
Forms pyramidal tree with whorled symmetrical
branches and grey corky bark. Spectacular sight in
autumn as foliage turns brilliant gold lighting of the
7 x 4m
GORDONIA moonlight magic Produces profusion of 10cm creamy white flowers from
April to September. Thick glossy dark green leaves,
5 x 3m
GRISELINA littoralis NZ Native Kapuka
Native broadleaf. Excellent wind hardy small tree with
shiny green leaves. Great for screening.
3 x 2m
HOHERIA p Variegata Variegated Lacebark (evergreen)
Native. Showy form with larger leaves
HYMENOSPORUM flavum Australian Frangipani
Graceful erect, slender tree. Yellow fragrant flowers,
with glossy dark green leaves.
6 x 3m
LIQUIDAMBER styraciflua American Sweetgum (Decidious)
Forms a stately pyramidal tree with picturesque
framework, rugged corky bark. Handsome dark green
maple like leaves changin in autumn to shades of red,
orange, yellow and purple, making the whole tree a riot
7 x 5m
LIRIODENRON tulipifera Tulip Tree
Straight trunk, thick, greyish ridged bark. Smooth bright
green leaves spring and summer and rich butter yellow
LOPHORMYTUS Red Dragon Slender shrub with small pointed leaves. This hardy
evergreen native has distinct burgundy foliage that
intensifies to almost black during winter. Great for
1.5m x 1.0m
LUMA Apiculata Chilean Myrtle Evergreen
Versatile plant suitable for hedging, screening and
topiary and makes a spectacular specimen tree. Frost
hardy, thrives in full sun to light shade. In summer &
early autumn it is covered in small white fluffy flowers.
MAGNOLIA grandiflora Magnificent hardy tree with glossy green
leathery leaves, reddish brown undersides.
Large fragrant creamy white flowers in
late summer or autumn
MAGNOLIA grandiflora blanchard Very dark green glossy leaves with the reverse side
being terracotta toned. Evergreen tree with a broad
conical growth habit. Large fragrant flowers are
cupshaped and creamy white.
MAGNOLIA Little Gem Attractive form, compact grower, densely branched.
Glossy leaves. Flowers smaller than Grandiflora. Prune
5 x 7m
MELICOPE ternata Wharangi
Slender yellowish green branches. Clusters of seed
capsules which open to expose shiny black seeds
Evergreen 4 x 3m
METASEQUOIA glyptostroboides Dawn redwood (Decidious)
Strong growing vigorous decidious tree.
Bark shaggy and brownish, feathery leaves bright larch
green in summer, tawny pink and gold in autumn.
12 x 6m
METROSIDEROS vibrance Erect growing selection. Bright scarlet flowers with an
irredescent orange glow.
METROSIDEROS excelsus NZ Native Pohutakawa
Great for coastal planting. Orange scarlet to crimson
flowers in December.
7 x 4m
MICHELIA figo Port Wine Magnolia
Cup shaped flowers, rosy - purple with rich port wine
2.5 x 2m
MICHELIA bubbles Forms a medium sized round headed tree with dark
green foliage and bears masses of white scented
flowers in late winter.
MICHELIA yunnanensis Sweetly scented beautiful white flowers opening from
velvety buds and dark green, glossy small foliage,
makes this tall shrub one to cherish. Flowers open early
in spring, lasts for many weeks and cover bush from top
2 x 1.5m
NYSSA sylvatica Tupelo Tree
Lovely green leaves, turning scarlet, orange yellow in
autumn. Stunning deciduous tree
7 x 5m
PITTOSPORUM crassifolius Karo
Forms large shrub or small tree with dark brown bark
Dark crimson to purple lowers produced in samll clusters
in spring through to mid summer, filling the evening air
with a rich fragrance
3 x 2m
PITTOSPORUM tenufolium Silver Sheen
Tiny shimmering rounded pal silvery green leaves
slender ebony black stems. Excellent for floral
Fast upright grower.
3 x 1.5m
PITTOSPORUM tenufolium Tandarra Gold
Neat compact bushy grower with smooth slender black
branchlets. Small rounded leaves prominently splashed
gold in the centre.
3 x 1.5m
PLAGIANTHUS regius Ribbonwood
Slender interlacing branches with small foliage as a
juvenile but forms a graceful slender small to medium
tree with tough stringy bark as it matures. Small
yellowish green flowers mass produced through spring &
early summer, giving it an attractive lime green glow.
5 x 4m
PLATANUS orientalis Oriental pane (Decidious)
Big tree with immense round head. Leaves deeply cut
into 3-7 finger like lobes. Beautiful autumn colours of
7 x 5m
PODOCARPUS gracilis Fern Pine
Graceful tree, clean trunk and dense head of branches.
Deep green glossy needle like leaves. May be trained
espalier. Excellent street tree.
2 x 1.5m
PODOCARPUS totara - aurea NZ Native Totara
Hardy golden foliage tree. Masses of small yellow
leaves. Best in full sun. Can be pruned to any shape.
Fairly slow growing, suitable for most gardens
5 x 3m
PRUNUS lusitanica Portugese Laurel – Evergreen
Slow growing. Dark green leathery leaves, candle like
5 x 4m
PSEUDOPANAX crassifolium hybrids Excellent focal point in rock or feature gardens,
silhoutted against glass, brick, stone or wood. No shrub
border is complete without at least one. Creates garden
drama either singly or in groups of varying heights
3m x 60cm
PSEUDOPANAX ferox Savage Lancewood
Stiffly pendant juvenile leaves to 50cm long, pale grey
with deeper blotches distinctly lobed or toothed along
the entire margin. Adult leaves not as long.
4 x 1m
PSEUDOPANAX lessonii Shrub or small tree with bright green palmate leaves
Non invasive rooting system allows them to be grown
close to walls or paths. Perfect for entrance ways or
silhouetted against background of glass, brick or stone
3 - 5m
PSEUDOPANAX lessonii hybrid Attractive green leathery leaves with interesting
variations in leaf shapes and colour. Excellent for
3 - 4m
QUERCUS palustris Pin Oak (Decidious)
Pyramidal habit when young becoming more open and
round headed at maturity. Dark green leaves turning
brilliant scarlet yellow and reddish brown in autumn.
8 x 6m
QUERCUS robor English Oak (Decidious)
Tree for large open spaces.
Huge with wide spreading head and rugged branches.
8 x 5m
RADERMACHERIA sinica China Doll – Evergreen
Has erect stems crowned with bipinnate leaves 50cm
long comprising numerous ovate-lanceolate dark green
Can be pruned to keep compact.
SOPHORA tetraptera NZ Kowhai (Evergreen)
Slender smaller tree with very graceful habit.Bears
golden yellow flowers through spring, loved by Tuis
4.5 x 3m
TAXODIUM Swamp Cypress – Deciduous
Soft green ferny leaves smother the branches. Beautiful
autumn colour. Suitable for wet areas.
THUJA occidentalis pyramidalis Erect narrow pyramidal outline, ideal by itself along
driveways and fences
TILIA x europaca Common Lime
Tall deciduous tree making a great shade tree with
intensly perfumed white/pale yellow flowers
TRACHYCARPUS Fan Palm
Fan shaped leaves to 125 x 85cm with dark trunk.
4 x 3m
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