Scleranthus Biflorus * Grows to 15cm to 75cm in width * This hardy evergreen native with its bright green moss like foliage forms a dense matt quickly covering the ground with a soft carpet like appearance. This plant looks spectacular in either containers or in rockery displays * Requires will drained soil * Enjoys full sun * Coastal tolerant and frost tolerant

Scleranthus Biflorus * Grows to 15cm to 75cm in width * This hardy evergreen native with its bright green moss like foliage forms a dense matt quickly covering the ground with a soft carpet like appearance. This plant looks spectacular in either containers or in rockery displays * Requires will drained soil * Enjoys full sun * Coastal tolerant and frost tolerant

clianthus puniceus - Size: Ht 1.5m Wd 1.5m Sunlight: Full sun - Part shade Climate: Semi Hardy Foliage: Evergreen Coastal tolerance: Tolerant Other features: Amazing for attracting native birds to the garden. Garden care: Plant in a moist but well drained soil, Feed once a year with 12 month food.Watch out for catapillar infestations and spray if required. Little pruning is required other than occasional form pruning.

clianthus puniceus - Size: Ht 1.5m Wd 1.5m Sunlight: Full sun - Part shade Climate: Semi Hardy Foliage: Evergreen Coastal tolerance: Tolerant Other features: Amazing for attracting native birds to the garden. Garden care: Plant in a moist but well drained soil, Feed once a year with 12 month food.Watch out for catapillar infestations and spray if required. Little pruning is required other than occasional form pruning.

The blood red foliage of this plant forms a stunning clump of fine foliage and with the strong colour makes an excellent plant for use as contrast. Prefers full sun and sharp drainage. If the plant loses its colour, dig up tease in half, cut down in size and allow to regrow. 25cm x 30cm.

The blood red foliage of this plant forms a stunning clump of fine foliage and with the strong colour makes an excellent plant for use as contrast. Prefers full sun and sharp drainage. If the plant loses its colour, dig up tease in half, cut down in size and allow to regrow. 25cm x 30cm.

Festuca Coxii/Blue Grass Perfect as a border or en masse. The vibrant blue of this miniature Blue Grass will add effect to the base of pots or any garden. Mix with blue or white pebbles. Lift annually to divide and refresh colour. Suits well drained site or mound plant just above ground level. 15cm x 15cm.

Festuca Coxii/Blue Grass Perfect as a border or en masse. The vibrant blue of this miniature Blue Grass will add effect to the base of pots or any garden. Mix with blue or white pebbles. Lift annually to divide and refresh colour. Suits well drained site or mound plant just above ground level. 15cm x 15cm.

Astelia Banksii/Silver Needles Understandably fast becoming one of NZ's most popular landscape plants, due to its dramatic, fine silver and green foliage and dense clumping habit. Adds interesting texture to gardens and is happy growing in either sun or shade, although is more silvery in full sun. Very tolerant of coastal and dry conditions but prefers a sharply drained site. Use slug bait. 1m x 1m.

Astelia Banksii/Silver Needles Understandably fast becoming one of NZ's most popular landscape plants, due to its dramatic, fine silver and green foliage and dense clumping habit. Adds interesting texture to gardens and is happy growing in either sun or shade, although is more silvery in full sun. Very tolerant of coastal and dry conditions but prefers a sharply drained site. Use slug bait. 1m x 1m.

Native plant seed collecting calendar

Native plant seed collecting calendar

Phormium Emerald Gem Short spiky sword shaped leaves of a striking emerald green make this dwarf flax a bold structural statement in the garden. Short flower spikes attract birds. Easy care. Fertilise in Spring. 80cm x 80cm.

Phormium Emerald Gem Short spiky sword shaped leaves of a striking emerald green make this dwarf flax a bold structural statement in the garden. Short flower spikes attract birds. Easy care. Fertilise in Spring. 80cm x 80cm.

Manuka Tea tree *Grows to 5m tall to 3m wide *This is a small tree which flowers over an extremely long season. In the wild it bears white flowers blushed with pink, covering the bush from spring through summer. Various parts of the manuka tree have been used in traditional medicine for hundreds of years treating ailments such as head colds, inflammation, and rheumatic joints. * Grows easily in most well drained soils Dry hardy *full sun to partial shade *Frost Hardy and coastal tolerant

Manuka Tea tree *Grows to 5m tall to 3m wide *This is a small tree which flowers over an extremely long season. In the wild it bears white flowers blushed with pink, covering the bush from spring through summer. Various parts of the manuka tree have been used in traditional medicine for hundreds of years treating ailments such as head colds, inflammation, and rheumatic joints. * Grows easily in most well drained soils Dry hardy *full sun to partial shade *Frost Hardy and coastal tolerant

Hange Hange (Geniostoma Logustrifolium) * Grows to 2-3m tall by 2m wide Hangehange is a much-branched bushy shrub with soft shiney light-green leaves. Often found in native bush margins. * Prefers free draining soil * Enjoys full – part sun * Evergreen * Frost tender and coastal tolerant * Native to New Zealand

Hange Hange (Geniostoma Logustrifolium) * Grows to 2-3m tall by 2m wide Hangehange is a much-branched bushy shrub with soft shiney light-green leaves. Often found in native bush margins. * Prefers free draining soil * Enjoys full – part sun * Evergreen * Frost tender and coastal tolerant * Native to New Zealand

Libertia Grandiflora * Grows to 40cm tall to 40cm wide * Stems of white 3 petalled flowers are held above the leaves in Spring, followed by reddish to black seed capsules in the Autumn. Plant in mass for effect. * Grows easily in most soils * Is happiest in shade to partial shade * Frost hardy and coastal tolerant * Native to New Zealand

Libertia Grandiflora * Grows to 40cm tall to 40cm wide * Stems of white 3 petalled flowers are held above the leaves in Spring, followed by reddish to black seed capsules in the Autumn. Plant in mass for effect. * Grows easily in most soils * Is happiest in shade to partial shade * Frost hardy and coastal tolerant * Native to New Zealand

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