An impressive NZ native tree with large glossy mid-green pinnate leaves. Attractive to birds, the tiny flowers have a rusty hue and are followed by scarlet seed capsules. An excellent shade or specimen tree. Will grow happily in most situations but protect young plants from frost. Evergreen.
Pruning should not be required other than minimal early shaping. Plant in a moist but well drained soil and water regulary when establishing, It will thrive best if mulched when young. Feed with Texture Plants 12 month planting food once a year. Generally a trouble free tree.