Griselinia littoralis 'Gecko Green'

Kāpuka

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griselinia littoralis gecko green
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A compact grower with dense, glossy, emerald-green foliage. Excellent for low-hedging due to its tidy and compact growth habit. Wind and coastal tolerant. Needs a well drained site in full sun to semi-shade. Small, green-yellow flowers in late-spring to mid-summer.

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

10 Year Size

tree shape
2m
1m

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Taxonomy and Etymology

Genus: Griselinia

Species: Griselinia littoralis

Cultivar: Griselinia littoralis 'Gecko Green'

Common Name: Kāpuka

Other Common Name(s): Pāpāuma, Broadleaf

Description and Features

Description: A compact grower with dense, glossy, emerald-green foliage. Excellent for low-hedging due to its tidy and compact growth habit. Wind and coastal tolerant. Needs a well drained site in full sun to semi-shade. Small, green-yellow flowers in late-spring to mid-summer.

Height: 2m

Width: 1m

Uses: Hedging and screening, Attracts bees

Tolerates: Coastal, Windy

Winter Foliage: Evergreen

Origin: Native

Foliage:

  • Summer: Green

  • Autumn: Green

  • Winter: Green

  • Spring: Green

Flowers:

  • Summer: Green, Yellow

  • Autumn: None

  • Winter: None

  • Spring: Green, Yellow

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