Pohutukawa and Northern rata cross. Smaller, denser-growing tree forming a neat canopy of thick, olive-green leaves. A profusion of deep rust-red flowers from mid-December attract nectar-seeking birds. Excellent tough coastal tree. Superb as a screen. Excellent street tree. Evergreen tree that grows at a moderate rate to reach 5m (H) x 4m (W) in 10 years.