Carpodetus serratus – (Putaputaweta, Marbleleaf)

Description

Description: An attractive small tree or large bush with spreading branches and a flat top. Juvenile leaves are brownish while the adult leaves are larger, dark green with lighter marbling. A profusion of small white summer flowers. Prefers moisture.

Family
Rousseaceae
Type
Category
NZ Native
10 Year Size
5m (H) x 4m (W)
Growth Rate
Moderate
Habit
Spreading, Flat top
Flower/Fruit
White flowers are followed by a purple fruit
Foliage
Young leaves are brownish turning to a dark green with light marbling when mature
Comments
Makes a great shade tree or nurse tree for woodland plants.

Grade Indicator
Grade Size Est. Height (m) Standard (m)
P18 1.3 -
P40 1.5-2 -
P95 2.4 -
80L 2 -

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