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100x Tough as Nails Combo - $3.99 each

5 varieties

  • 39900


Wondering what to plant in your dry, windswept, ghastly spot in the garden?   Or, just looking for tough natives that are easycare and will look great as a hedge, shelter belt or screen in any challenging conditions?   This is the pack for you.   A mix of tough natives that will thrive in almost any conditions, will look great with minimal care and will withstand a battering from the elements.
 

This pack is made up of:

  • 20x Twiggy Tree Daisy - Olearia lineata dartonii - is an interesting and unusual shrub that is perfectly suited for planting in any challenging climate.  Olearias, or 'Tree Daisies' as they are known, are generally suited to windy, coastal, drought prone and alpine locations.  This ability to withstand a truly adverse range of conditions make them a wonderful group of trees and shrubs to plant in tough condiitons.   Mature Height 5m

  • 20x Silver Mountain Heather - Ozothamnus leptophyllus - An upright, evergreen, bushy heather like shrub, with a very distinctive and different form. The leaves are very small, coloured light blue to silver in colder climates. Produces clusters of white flowers in spring-summer that can be quite showy. A very tough alpine shrub, thriving in extreme cold, drought and very windy situations.   Also useful for any dry difficult situation such as mountain or coastal.   Mature height 2m x Width 1m.

  • 20x Pittosporum Tenuifolium - Kohuhu or Black Matipo - This is a very tough pittosporum selection from Mt Cook, bred for it's tolerance of cold conditions. Fast growing and extremely adaptable shrub that is both ornamental and suitable for shelter hedging or feature. It is also a smaller, more compact form than standard tenuifolium. Good form, dense foliage and fragrant flowers make Pittosporums a well loved favorite. Adaptable to a wide range of soil and conditions.

  • 20x Manuka - Leptospermum Scoparium - A very tough yet beautiful Manuka that has an amazing fragrance and masses of white flowers. Able to withstand most conditions and very easy care. An excellent garden plant often used for screening and hedging. Mature Height 3-4m

  • 20x Golden Tree Daisy - Olearia Solandri -  A nice shrub with small green-yellow leaves. It is good for fast-growing shelter and hedging in dry situations or exposed windy sites. Produces masses of small white flowers in late summer which have a vanilla scent. Very hardy. Mature Height 3m x Width 2m


Suitable for Coastal, Alpine, or anything between.   Dry, windy, hot, poor soil, these plants will take a beating!   Note.  All plants will need care when getting established, ie. they will need water and protection to establish, but once established they will be tough as nails!

 

These are our standard size in 7cm square pots.

See pictures of example plant next to ruler to get an idea of actual size.

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Very sutiable for Central Otago, Queenstown, Wanaka, Hawea, Roxburgh, Cromwell, Alexandra, Mackenzie Country, Twizel, Omarama, Tekapo, Arthurs Pass, Lewis Pass, Hanmer, Methven, Mid Canterbury, Geraldine, Mountains, Central Plateau, Rotorua, Ohakune

 

 


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