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Genus of 3 species of evergreen trees or shrubs from lowland to low mountain forests.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - trees or shrubs
  • Full sun - shelter from cold winds
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - tubular flowers with 4 petal-like tepals that roll up like springs.
  • Pests & Diseases - red spider mites if in greenhouse
  • Place of origin - New Zealand
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Neutral to acid soil
Knightia - Growing Guide

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KNIGHTIA excelsa

KNIGHTIA excelsa  >

Commonly known as: New Zealand honeysuckle, Rewa rewa.
A New Zealand native tree with long glossy green leathery leaves. Deep red callistemon-like flowers
£25.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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