An attractive NZ native with wavy, silver-grey leaves. It has a tidy, pyramidal habit. Looks great planted with dark foliaged plants and also ideal as an ornamental hedge. Plant in sun to semi-shade in well drained soil. Hardy. Evergreen.
Fast hedging and screening plant Tolerant of most soils provided they are well drained. Water regularly during hot summer months. Feed one a year with Texture Plants 12 month planting food. Little pruning is required other than form pruning. If using for hedging prune in spring and late summer. Watch for phyllids insect if present they can be controlled with insecticide.