Alectryon excelsus – (Titoki, NZ Oak)

Description

Description: An upright grower with a small rounded head. Glossy olive green pinnate leaves with young shoots covered with rusty coloured fine hairs. Attractive to seed eating birds. Tolerates light frosts.

Family
Sapindaceae
Type
Category
NZ Native
10 Year Size
7m (H) x 6m (W)
Growth Rate
Moderate
Habit
Round headed
Flower/Fruit
Shiny black seeds emerge from scarlet fruit during summer.
Foliage
Glossy green, pinnate leaves
Comments
Great shade tree. Excellent street tree. Attracts Birds. Can be used for pleaching.

Grade Indicator
Grade Size Est. Height (m) Standard (m)
P18 1.5 -
P40 2 -
P95 2-2.7 -
80L 2.2-2.7 -
160L 3.2-3.8 -