NZ Native Seeds

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Mitrosideros Mistral Rata - Pohutukawa Hybrid - 195CMK

Mitrosideros Mistral Rata - Pohutukawa Hybrid - 195CMK

Details  Grows to approximately 5 m can handle light frosts, tolerates coastal conditions. Great in extra large pots, border plants, hedging, or stand alone statement shrubs
Botanical name  Metrosideros robusta
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  approx 100
Grower name  Carla McKnight
Kauri - 194CMK

Kauri - 194CMK

Details  Kauri trees look good planted on their own or in groups of three, seeds take 10-20 days to germinate in the right conditions, 50 years to be fully grown
Botanical name  Agathis australis
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  10
Grower name  Carla McKnight
Kaka Beak - white - 196CMK

Kaka Beak - white - 196CMK

Details  The white Kakabeak is a rare form of the red Kakabeak. Grows to 3 m depending on conditions, prefers full sun to partial shade, shape as desired, tolerates frost. Beautiful clusters of white flowers that resemble the beak of the kaka. Tui loves the flowers, occasionally slugs, snails or caterpillar like the plant too.
Botanical name  Clianthus Puniceus
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  30
Grower name  Carla McKnight
Ake ake - red - 167CMK

Ake ake - red - 167CMK

Details  Ake Ake is a bushy shrub/tree, brown/purple in colour, has flowers in panicles, yellow/green red/green, can handle light frost and tolarates coastal conditions. Grows to 7 meters, can be trimmed to size
Botanical name  Dodonaea Viscosa
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  30
Grower name  Carla McKnight
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Hebe - diosmifolia - 209CMK

Hebe - diosmifolia - 209CMK

Details  


Difficult seed to process there for contains plant matter with the seed. This hebe is a small compact size, trim to keep to desired shape, good as a hedge or stand alone. Height 1 m, frost hardy.
Botanical name  Hebe diosmifolia
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  50
Grower name  Carla McKnight
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Pittosporum - Wrinkled Blue - 210CMK

Pittosporum - Wrinkled Blue - 210CMK

Details  Beautiful blue/green foliage, quick growing, good as a hedging, screening or stand alone tree, can clip to desired shape. Height 4 m, tolerates frost.
Botanical name  Pittrosporum tenufolium
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  40
Grower name  Carla McKnight
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Pittosporum - Karo - 157CMK

Pittosporum - Karo - 157CMK

Details  Small coastal tree that pretty much grows thru out NZ now, the red flowers like other pittosporum has a lovely scent more noticeable in the evening, great as a hedging tree or stand alone. Karo has a thick leaf similar to pohutukawa with white underside. Grows to 5 m, very frost hardy.
Botanical name  Pittosporum crassifolium
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  40
Grower name  Carla McKnight
Pohutukawa - Springfire - 124CMK

Pohutukawa - Springfire - 124CMK

Details  Grows to 5 m, sensitive to frost while still young, good as a screening or specimen tree. Grows well in coastal area.
Botanical name  Metrosideros excelsa
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  100
Grower name  Carla McKnight
Pohutukawa - exselsa - 110CMK

Pohutukawa - exselsa - 110CMK

Details  Often called the NZ native Christmas Tree, grows to 9-10 m tall, can be used as a screen or hedge tree. Tolerates drought, wind and salt spray Easy to grow, plant in free draining soil
Botanical name  Pohutukawa Metrosideros exselsa
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  approx 100
Grower name  Carla McKnight
Dwarf Kowhai - 145RW

Dwarf Kowhai - 145RW

Details  Naturally grows in the east of the South Island Dwarf Kowhai is extremely hardy growing on dry north facing hills. When grown in damper soils it seems to grow quicker than in its natural habitat where it grows to about 2m tall.

Propagation: Seed is best sown in Autumn after a chip has been removed from the side of the seed with something like a sharp knife or sandpaper this allows moisture to enter and help germination, outside of autumn chill seed in a fridge for two months.  Sow seeds in a firm bed of seed raising mix and press in, cover with a light layer of mix.  Seeds should germinate in 14 days.
Botanical name  Sophora prostrata
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  30
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