Forms a handsome round headed tree with large, glossy, thick, leathery leaves. Sun or semi-shade. Humus-rich, moist but well drained soil. Protect from frost. Great coastal Evergreen.
Great NZ native for adding a tropical feel to any frost free garden. Plant in a frost free climate in any reasonable soil. Feed once a year with Texture Plants 12 month planting food. Little pruning is required other than minor form pruning.