Cyathea delbata

Plant Details

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Coastal Tolerance:

Cyathea delta Ponga
Cyathea delta Ponga

This symbolic NZ native 'Ponga' produces bright green, shiny fronds with beautiful silver undersides. The trunk is patterned with the bases of the fallen fronds. Prefers shade to semi-shade, protection from the wind and good drainage.

Plant Care: 

Require a moist but well drained soil with plenty of organic matter. Water regularly to maintain plant health during hot periods. Add a mulch of organic matter in autumn, prune off any dead growth as required.