Coprosma acerosa
(sand coprosma)


Foliage Colour: Green
Height: 30 cm
Width: 100 cm
Growth per Annum: Medium
Climate: Hardy
Sun: Full Sun
Soil: Dry
Category: Shrub
Features: Native. Attractive to lizards. Flower colour: No Flowers. Suitable restoration species.

Coprosma acerosa is a groundcover that is found naturally near the coast throughout New Zealand. The small needle-like deep green leaves clothe the intertangling branches that form springy mounds with a spread of up to 1m. When plants of both sexes are present, attractive smoky blue berries follow the tiny flowers. This is an excellent plant for coastal areas and hot dry conditions.

Habitat: Coastal sand dunes.

Flowering: August to September
Fruiting:    February to May [Berries: White]


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