Leigh Thornton

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Coprosma 'Fireburst' is an evergreen shrub with striking green, cream and pink variegated foliage. The colour changes from cream/pink tones during the summer to fiery red foliage during the autumn and winter. 'Fireburst' is ideal for small hedges and general garden landscaping. It grows to 3 or 4 feet tall and the same in width. Prune to promote bushiness. Performs best on well drained soil and in full sun to partial shade. Hardy to 20F.

Coprosma 'Fireburst' is an evergreen shrub with striking green, cream and pink variegated foliage. The colour changes from cream/pink tones during the summer to fiery red foliage during the autumn and winter. 'Fireburst' is ideal for small hedges and general garden landscaping. It grows to 3 or 4 feet tall and the same in width. Prune to promote bushiness. Performs best on well drained soil and in full sun to partial shade. Hardy to 20F.

A pohutukawa flowering in Coromandel town - NZ. . . often thought of as New Zealand's Christmas tree, they flower around this time, adding colour and charm.

A pohutukawa flowering in Coromandel town - NZ. . . often thought of as New Zealand's Christmas tree, they flower around this time, adding colour and charm.

New Zealand Tea Tree, New Zealand Tea Bush, Manuka 'Apple Blossom' (Leptospermum scoparium)

New Zealand Tea Tree, New Zealand Tea Bush, Manuka 'Apple Blossom' (Leptospermum scoparium)

( Anemanthele lessoniana 'Pheasant’s Tail Grass' ) This native NZ grass is supposedly only hardy to -12.2 °C (10°F) but we've had great luck with it in protected areas of our garden. It put on a gorgeous show and even the dead grass looks great over the winter.

( Anemanthele lessoniana 'Pheasant’s Tail Grass' ) This native NZ grass is supposedly only hardy to -12.2 °C (10°F) but we've had great luck with it in protected areas of our garden. It put on a gorgeous show and even the dead grass looks great over the winter.

Arthropodium cirratum (Renga Renga) is a New Zealand native that can take dry shade and is hardy in zone 8 as long as it's in a fairly protected position. Just found some at Secret Garden Growers in Canby, OR.

Arthropodium cirratum (Renga Renga) is a New Zealand native that can take dry shade and is hardy in zone 8 as long as it's in a fairly protected position. Just found some at Secret Garden Growers in Canby, OR.

PRATIA GLACIER WHITE: An excellent mat forming groundcover. Bears a profusion of dainty white star-shaped flowers on short stems during spring and summer. Excellent in containers or under planting. NZ native. Sun or semi shade.

PRATIA GLACIER WHITE: An excellent mat forming groundcover. Bears a profusion of dainty white star-shaped flowers on short stems during spring and summer. Excellent in containers or under planting. NZ native. Sun or semi shade.