Metrosideros umbellata

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Metrosideros umbellata flower
Metrosideros umbellata flower

N.Z. Southern Rata. This tree has rounded branches bearing narrow, thick, silky,dark-green leaves. The red flowers occur in profusion all over the tree from November to January. Great for attracting native birds. 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.