Beilschmiedia tarairi

Taraire

beilschmiedia tarairi
beilschmiedia tarairi
beilschmiedia tarairi taraire foliage
beilschmiedia tarairi taraire fruit
beilschmiedia tarairi taraire mature
beilschmiedia tarairi taraire new growth

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.

native tree Native
evergreen tree Evergreen
attracts birds Attracts birds
Stem Foliage Flowers Fruit
Summer
Autumn
Winter
Spring

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Taxonomy and Etymology

Family: Lauraceae, laurel family, a family of flowering trees and shrubs. Many are aromatic and evergreen, but some are deciduous.

Genus: Beilschmiedia, beilschmiedia (Latinised), named after the German pharmacist and botanist, Carl Traugott Beilschmied (1793 - 1848). A genus of trees and shrubs.

Species: Beilschmiedia tarairi, tarairi (Latinised), derived from the Te Reo Māori noun taraire, the name of the species in Te Reo Māori.

Common Name: Taraire

Description and Features

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.

Height: 8m

Width: 6m

Uses: Attracts birds

Winter Foliage: Evergreen

Origin: Native

Foliage:

  • Summer: Green

  • Autumn: Green

  • Winter: Green

  • Spring: Green

Fruit:

  • Summer: None

  • Autumn: Purple

  • Winter: None

  • Spring: None

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