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Callicoma serratifolia (Black Wattle)

Callicoma serratifolia (Black Wattle)

A native plant from Australia, common in coastal areas of NSW and southern Queensland. It forms an evergreen shrub or small tree tree with interesting foliage. Numerous small, fluffy pale-yellow flowers appear in late spring. Frost tender when young.

6m | $18

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Camellia grijsii | AVAILABLE AUTUMN

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Camellia grijsii

Species camellia from southern China. The white scented flowers are single with heart shaped petals.  Upright growth habit, forms small tree.

4m | $22

Camellia grijsii

Camellia grijsii

 

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Chionanthus virginicus (Fringe tree)

Chionanthus virginicus (Fringe tree)

Fringe tree, from Eastern USA. Belongs to the Olive family. Forms a spreading, small tree, deciduous. Abundant feathery white flowers in spring, lightly scented.

4m | $25

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Davidsonia pruriens (Davidson’s plum) | AVAILABLE AUTUMN

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Davidsonia pruriens (Davidson’s plum)

A rainforest tree from northern Queensland Australia. Forms a medium sized tree with large compound leaves. Edible, purple, plum-like fruit are produced in autumn winter, the red flesh makes a lovely jam. Prefers moist, fertile soils; protect from frost and strong wind.

6m | $20

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Dipteronia sinensis | SOLD OUT

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Dipteronia sinensis

Endemic to China. A collectors plant. Forms a small tree with elegant, pinnate acer-like leaves. The seeds are the standout feature, the winged seeds turn from pale green to purplish red in autumn. 10m

10m | $25

Dipteronia sinensis

Dipteronia sinensis

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Lomatia ferruginea | AVAILABLE SUMMER

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Lomatia ferruginea

A handsome evergreen shrub or small tree from Chile which grows to approx 10m. The dark green fern-like leaves with red brown velvet stems are popular for floral work. It is a coastal species in its natural habitat, can tolerate wet conditions and short dry periods, will grow in light shade and is quite hardy, (zone 8) tolerating average frost. Lomatia is a member of the Proteaceae family and therefore requires minimal fertiliser. Members of this family do not like phosphorus.

10m | $25

Lomatia ferruginea

Lomatia ferruginea

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Michelia maudiae

Michelia maudiae

A profusion of scented white flowers in spring. Small growing evergreen tree.

3m | $25

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Osmanthus fragrans var. aurantiacus | (12 – 18 mth waiting list)

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Osmanthus fragrans var. aurantiacus

A rare orange flowered form of the temple Osmanthus. This upright shrub/small tree is revered in China and Japan for the heavenly scented flowers.  Not as hardy as the other Osmanthus, so choose a warm sunny site. Evergreen.

See Osmanthus fragrans as an alternative – this is an identical plant with the exception of flower colour, it is also more floriferous.

5m | $30

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Salix magnifica | SOLD OUT

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Salix magnifica

Truly magnificent.  The large bluish leaves look more like a Magnolia than a willow. Long catkins up to 25cm in length appear in spring. Would look great beside water or in a tropical garden.  Hardy upright shrub, prefers some shelter.

6m | $ 18

Salix magnifica

Salix magnifica

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz