Corokia x virgata 'Frosted Chocolate'

Korokio

corokia x virgata frosted chocolate
corokia x virgata frosted chocolate
corokia x virgata frosted chocolate korokio foliage

A dense, erect-growing, multi-branched grower. Has large, glossy, green and chocolate-brown leaves that deepen in colour in winter. Becomes smothered in star-shaped, bright-yellow flowers during spring. Produces red, orange, or yellow berries in autumn which birds adore. Excellent for formal hedging in dry and windy positions. Corokia x virgata is a hybrid between Corokia buddleioides and Corokia cotoneaster.

native tree Native
evergreen tree Evergreen
tolerates coastal sites Tolerates coastal sites
tolerates windy sites Tolerates windy sites
dry soils Dry soils
hedging and screening Hedging and screening
attracts bees Attracts bees
attracts birds Attracts birds
Stem Foliage Flowers Fruit
Summer
Autumn
Winter
Spring

10 Year Size

tree shape
2m
2m

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Taxonomy and Etymology

Genus: Corokia

Species: Corokia x virgata

Cultivar: Corokia x virgata 'Frosted Chocolate'

Common Name: Korokio

Description and Features

Description: A dense, erect-growing, multi-branched grower. Has large, glossy, green and chocolate-brown leaves that deepen in colour in winter. Becomes smothered in star-shaped, bright-yellow flowers during spring. Produces red, orange, or yellow berries in autumn which birds adore. Excellent for formal hedging in dry and windy positions. Corokia x virgata is a hybrid between Corokia buddleioides and Corokia cotoneaster.

Height: 2m

Width: 2m

Uses: Hedging and screening, Attracts bees, Attracts birds

Tolerates: Coastal, Windy

Soil Type: Dry soils

Winter Foliage: Evergreen

Origin: Native

Foliage:

  • Summer: Green, Brown

  • Autumn: Green, Brown

  • Winter: Green, Brown

  • Spring: Green, Brown

Flowers:

  • Summer: None

  • Autumn: None

  • Winter: None

  • Spring: Yellow

Fruit:

  • Summer: None

  • Autumn: Red, Orange, Yellow

  • Winter: None

  • Spring: None

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Prices subject to change without notice. Actual stock quantity may differ. Every care is taken to accurately record heights but due to slightly different growth rates and other natural variables that can occur within and to a species, variety, or cultivar, the actual height of the final product may differ from what is stated.