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Metrosideros thomasii
New Zealand christmas bush

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Metrosideros thomasii
New Zealand christmas bush

The Metrosideros thomasii grows into a fantastic dense shrub or small tree. It has green leaves with a silver tinge and develops an awesome red flower in the summer months that attracts birds to the garden. Its high salt tolerance makes this an ideal choice for coastal gardens.

Product Description

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Botanical name: Metrosideros thomasii

Common name: New Zealand christmas bush

The Metrosideros thomasii grows into a fantastic dense shrub or small tree. It has green leaves with a silver tinge and develops an awesome red flower in the summer months that attracts birds to the garden. Its high salt tolerance makes this an ideal choice for coastal gardens.

Size

Plant height: up to 4 metres

Plant spread: up to 5 metres

Care and Maintenance

  • tolerates light frost once established
  • tolerates drought once established
  • full sun, semi shade
  • planting season all year round
  • medium water use
  • fertilize in spring with slow release fertilizer

Planting

  • All plants have roots and are ready for planting
  • Water each day for 2–3 weeks after planting

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