A compact NZ native shrub with attractive, round, glossy, black-red foliage. Trim to maintain a dense growth habit. A great contrasting colour in the garden. Requires sun to maintain colour. Protect from frost. Evergreen. PVR rights apply
Plant in any soil except water logged. Water regularly during summer, Apply Texture Plants 12 month planting food once a year in spring. Little pruning should be required except minor shaping.If pruning into a hedge this is best done spring and late summer.