Beilschmiedia taraire – (Taraire)

Description

Description: Stately, erect tree with smooth brown bark. Young shoots are covered with fine brown hairs. Broad leathery olive green leaves are heavily veined and glossy. Prefers moist soil and tolerates light to medium frosts. Wood Pigeons adore the large purple berries in autumn.

Family
Lauraceae
Type
Category
NZ Native
10 Year Size
8m (H) x 6m (W)
Growth Rate
Moderate
Habit
Pyramidal
Flower/Fruit
Large, dark purple berries in autumn
Foliage
Large olive green glossy leaves
Comments
Excellent as a specimen tree or in a native planting

Grade Indicator - Subject to availability
Grade Size Est. Height (m) Standard (m)
P18 1.8 0
P40 1.5

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