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Cordyline australis (Cabbage Tree) Ti Kouka

The average plant height is 70 cm
$141.55
The average plant height is 50 cm
$212.33
The average plant height is 100 cm
$294.90

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Suited to regions: All regions
Plant type: Trees
Height: 8.00 m
Spread: 3.00 m
Flowering time: Spring
Tolerances: Coastal, Extended dry periods, Hardy, Wet, Wind
Garden uses: Living areas, Parks, Ponds, Screening, Specimen
Garden styles: Alpine, Architectural, Backyard, City & Courtyard, Coastal, Frontyard, Modern, Native, Riparian
Easy to grow? Yes
Maintenance requirements Low
Growth rate Medium

How to grow Cordyline australis (Cabbage Tree)

Commonly known as the Cabbage Tree, this NZ native is a hardy, medium-sized tree grown for its showy foliage. It grows with a solitary trunk and hosts rosettes of long and lush, dark green leaves. The foliage is complemented with cream coloured, fragrant flowers in spring which are followed by white-blue berries that attract birds. It will eventually reach 8 m tall and 3 m wide, performing best when planted in full sun or partial shade on a well-drained site. It is tolerant of coastal conditions, heavy and wet soils, dry periods, frost, and exposed positions. The Cabbage Tree is commonly grown as a specimen or planted in clusters. The simple form and great aesthetics of this tree allows it to blend with almost any planting.

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