Metrosideros excelsa


metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa beach
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa carpark
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa flowering
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa flowers
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa foliage
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa garden
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa park
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa river
metrosideros excelsa pohutukawa row

Thrives in coastal situations. Will tolerate poor soils, wet, and drought conditions. Forms a large, broad-headed tree with thick, grey-green leaves. A profusion of glowing, crimson-red flowers borne from early to mid-summer. They attract nectar-seeking birds. Can be pruned as hedges and screens or left as a specimen.

Foliage Colour

Flower Colour

Flowering Season

native tree Native
evergreen tree Evergreen
tolerates coastal sites Tolerates coastal sites
tolerates windy sites Tolerates windy sites
tolerates drought Tolerates drought
clay soils Clay soils
poor draining soils Poor draining soils
dry soils Dry soils
street Street
hedging and screening Hedging and screening
attracts bees Attracts bees
attracts birds Attracts birds
paddocks Paddocks
shade Shade

10 Year Size

tree shape

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Grades coming on:

The grade size is the size of the bag/pot the tree is in. This is measured in either litres or pints per bag.

The average height is the overall height of the tree from the top of the pot/bag (bottom of the trunk) to the top of the tree, averaged across the trees we have in this grade.

The standard height is the height of the clear trunk from the bottom of the trunk to the graft or the first branch (if it is not grafted). If you don't want a standard tree, select 'None' as the standard height.

Grades that are coming on are not yet ready for sale. You can place a pre-order for a 50% deposit and we will hold the stock until it is ready. Enquire if interested.

Photos are for reference only and do not necessarily reflect the final product delivered. Prices subject to change without notice. Actual stock quantity may differ. Heights are given in good faith but we give no guarantee as to the height of the final product. If you would like a current photo of any of the grades, please get in touch.

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