Metrosideros 'Maungapiko'

Pōhutukawa, Rātā

metrosideros maungapiko pohutukawa rata
metrosideros maungapiko pohutukawa rata
metrosideros maungapiko pohutukawa rata flowering
metrosideros maungapiko pohutukawa rata flowers
metrosideros maungapiko pohutukawa rata foliage
metrosideros maungapiko pohutukawa rata mature

Pōhutukawa and Southern rātā cross. This narrow-growing, erect tree is clothed with shiny, pointed, fresh-green leaves. A profusion of scarlet flowers, which attract birds, cover the tree from early to mid-summer. Excellent tough coastal tree, withstanding a lot more frost than Metrosideros excelsa. Excellent street tree.

Foliage Colour

Flower Colour

Flowering Season

Tolerates coastal sites
Tolerates windy sites
Clay soils
Poor draining
Dry soils
Attracts bees
Attracts birds

10 Year Size


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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 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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