Metrosideros excelsa

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This slow growing iconic NZ native tree has a wonderful display of crimson flowers in late spring to summer. Prefers well drained soil and a sunny position in the garden. Very tolerant of coastal exposure. Semi-hardy. Evergreen.
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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.