Coprosma robusta
(karamu)

Details:

Foliage Colour: Green
Height: 500 cm
Width: 200 cm
Growth per Annum: Fast
Climate: Half Hardy
Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade
Soil: Dry, Moist
Category: Shrub
Features: Native. Attractive to birds and bees. Flower colour: White. Suitable for hedging and shelter. Suitable restoration species.

Fast-growing shelter, hedging and nurse plant. Competes well with gorse. Laden with bright-orange fruit/seeds January-July, which attracts birds. Shade tolerant. Evergreen. Suits low-frost sites. Evergreen.

Habitat: Common throughout coastal, lowland and lower montane habitats within shrublands and open sites within forest.

Flowering: August to September
Fruiting:    January to July [Berries: Orange]

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