Ackama rosaefolia (Makamaka)An elegant small tree from Northland, where it grows in lowland forest. It has panicles of small cream flowers. The leaves are pale green, often red below and covered with brownish hairs. Ideal for damp areas.
PB3 $8 & PB5 $10Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Entelea arborescens (Whau)
A fast growing, small, native tree, commonly found in, coastal and lowland forests of the North Island and northern South Island. It has large, soft leaves covered with soft hairs; attractive white flowers followed by dry spiny seed pods. The wood of the whau is very light and was used by Maori as fishing floats.
PB3 $8Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Melicytus macrophyllus (Large leafed mahoe)
A tropical looking small tree with glossy green leaves, scented flowers and purple / white berries.
$8 (PB3) & $10 (PB5)Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Punica granatum (Pomegranate)
An ancient edible fruit originally from Iran. A deciduous shrub or small tree or grow as an attractive hedge.