Melicytus crassifolius
(thick-leaved mahoe)


Foliage Colour: Green
Height: 150 cm
Width: 150 cm
Growth per Annum: Medium
Climate: Half Hardy
Sun: Full Sun
Soil: Dry, Moist
Category: Shrub
Features: Native. Attractive to birds, lizards and insects. Flower colour: Yellow. Suitable restoration species.

This compact hard shrub is endemic to both the North and South Island where it is typically found along coastal lowlands in open scrub areas, cliff faces, stable sand dunes as well as river flats.

Habitat: Coastal to lowland (0-300 m a.s.l.). Usually coastal in open grey scrub, on talus and alluvial terraces, cobble beaches, cliff faces, and in coarse stable sand dunes (especially swales). Inland it may be found in open grassland, amongst kanuka stands and along river flats.

Flowering: August - January
Fruiting:    October - May [Fruit: White]


  Each 20 or more 50 or more
2l Pot $8.50 $8.00 $