Beilschmiedia tawa – (Tawa)

Description

Description: A slow growing but enduring tree which ultimately becomes a forest giant. Erect grower with almost black bark. The small pale green willowy leaves hang in a graceful habit. Prefers moist soil and tolerates light to medium frosts. Wood Pigeons adore the large purple berries in winter.

Family
Lauraceae
Type
Category
NZ Native
10 Year Size
8m (H) x 6m (W)
Growth Rate
Slow
Habit
Erect
Flower/Fruit
Large purple/black berries in winter
Foliage
Small pale green willowy leaves
Comments
Requires space to develop

Grade Indicator - Subject to availability
Grade Size Est. Height (m) Standard (m)
P18 1-1.5 -
P40 1.7 -

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