Hedging

Buxus microphylla 'Wintergem'

Buxus microphylla 'Wintergem'

An excellent evergreen shrub for small hedges. Among the hardiest of the small-leaved boxwoods, the rich green foliage can acquire a golden bronze hue in cold winter zones, but is one of the first to become green again in spring. Makes a wonderful addition to formal gardens, providing year-round interest. Tollerant to buxus blight. Recommend 5 plants per meter. Can be trimmed to 0.4m high hedge. Height = 1m Width = 1m

- Evergreen - Low hedge - Formal

Price 6-pack = $10

Buxus sempervirens

Buxus sempervirens

Box Hedging. Popular, relatively fast box hedging selection, usually tightly clipped into formal low hedging. Height = 1m Width = 1m

- Evergreen - Frost hardy - Low hedge - Formal - Shade tolerant

Price 6pack = $10

1.5ltr pot = $7.50

Buxus suffruticosa

Buxus suffruticosa

English box hedge plant. This is the slower growing of the hedging Buxus, only requiring to be clipped once a year! Also makes a fantastic topiary plant for containers. Grows in sun or shade.

- Evergreen - Hardy - Hedging

Price 1.5ltr pot = $7.50

Cupressus x leylandii 'Robinsons Gold'

Cupressus x leylandii 'Robinsons Gold'

Leyland Cypress. Attractive, gold-tipped foliage, suitable for most soil types. Just as vigorous as most green leylands. Height = 30m Width = 7m

- Evergreen - Cold hardy - Shelter

Price 1- 99 = $10 each

99+ = $7.50 each

Cupressus x leylandii 'Naylors Blue'

Cupressus x leylandii 'Naylors Blue'

Attractive tree with blue-green foliage. Lighter-branching, narrower form than other clones. Potential timber tree. Height = 30m Width = 7m

- Evergreen - Shelter - Cold hardy

Price 1- 49 = $10 each

99+ = $7.50 each

Elaeagnus ebbingei

Elaeagnus ebbingei

Silverberry. A dense, fast growing upright shrub with glossy dark green leaves. Highly scented white flowers in autumn followed by orange-red edible fruit. Forms an ideal hedge which trims well or low shelter under trees. Fixes nitrogen. Height = 3.5m Width = 3.5m

- Evergreen - Very hardy - Wind, cold & salt tolerant. - Shelter - Hedge

Price 3ltr pot = $10

10ltr bag = $25

Escallonia 'White Profusion'

Escallonia 'White Profusion'

Shrub with shiny serrated foliage which tolerates seaside positions. White flowers throughout the summer. Fast-growing upright form. Fantastic low hedging. Attractive to bees.

- Evergreen - Hardy.

Price 3ltr pot = $10

Euonymus 'Emerald Gem'

Euonymus 'Emerald Gem'

A densely growing foliage shrub with glossy green leaves, neat and compact for all seasons. Easy to grow and hardy. Suitable for tubs, dwarf hedging, clipped for topiary or rockeries. A great alternative to buxus as a small hedge. Height = 0.5m Width = 0.5m

- Evergreen - Frost hardy - Low hedging - Full sun part shade - Hardy

Price 3ltr pot = $10

Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea'

Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea'

Copper Beech. A broadly-spreading tree, leaf colour ranges from red to dark purple. Fantastic formal hedge with vibrant colours in spring and summer. Looks great as a pleached hedge with smooth bark and fan shaped branching. Height = 25m Width = 15m

- Deciduous - Hardy - Shelter - Low hedging

Price 10ltr bag = $35

Griselinia littoralis 'Ardmore Emerald'

Griselinia littoralis 'Ardmore Emerald'

Darker green glossy highly polished leaves. Forms a very dense shrub which can be clipped into many forms. Ideal for hedging, screening and shrubberies. Tough and able to cope with all extremes except wet feet. Height = 2.5m Width = 2.5m

- Evergreen - Hedge - Screen - Hardy

Price 10ltr bag = $25

Griselinia littoralis 'Broadway Mint'

Griselinia littoralis 'Broadway Mint'

Broadleaf. An attractive and popular clonal form of G. littoralis with broad attractive, glossy, deep-green leaves. A must plant hedge for any garden that needs a screen, wind protection or just an attractive evergreen plant. Quick to establish and requires little maintenance. Height = 3m Width = 2m

- Evergreen - Hardy - Shelter - Hedging

Price 3ltr pot = $10

10ltr bag = $25

Lonicera nitida

Lonicera nitida

Box Honeysuckle. Fast-growing, dense, box-like shrub, tolerates heavy trimming. Small dark, densely-growing leaves make for a great formal hedge or topiary. Red/purple tones in winter. Height = 3m Width = 3m

- Evergreen - Hardy - Formal

Price

3ltr pot = $7.50

Olearia traversii

Olearia traversii

Chatham Island Ake Ake. Upright, fast-growing tree excellent for hedging or shelter on dry, exposed sites. Great for coastal areas. Intolerant of wet sites. Tolerates only light frosts. Height = 5m Width = 2.5m

- NZ Native - Evergreen - Hedging - Shelter

Price 3ltr pot = $10

Phebalium illumination

Phebalium illumination

Variegated Satin Wood, Small upright tree thriving in moist, free-draining soils. Attractive yellow margined green variegated leaves. Upright form, fast growth and low branching makes for a good untrimmed hedge. Height = 5m Width = 2m

- Evergreen - Hardy - Shelter

Price 3ltr pot = $10

Phebalium squamium

Phebalium squamium

Satin Wood. Small tree thriving in moist, free-draining soils. Small white flowers in spring are scented. Upright form, fast growth and low branching makes for a good hedge or specimen in a small garden. Height = 8m Width = 3m

- Evergreen - Hardy - Shelter - Hedge

Price 3ltr pot = $10

10ltr bag = $25

Photinia 'Supa Red'

Photinia 'Supa Red'

A drought tolerant plant exhibiting extremely fast growth whilst being self branching. Kept trimmed regularly forms a dense hedge. Supa red produces amazing red colored foliage all year round. Height = 3m Width = 1.5m

- Evergreen - Drought tolerant - Full sun

Price 3ltr pot $10

10ltr bag = $25

Pittosporum eugenoides

Pittosporum eugenoides

Lemonwood. Quick-growing shelter, revegetation or hedging tree. Highly scented flowers. Long, light-green glossy leaves. Makes one of the most attractive hedges. Attractive to bees. Frost-tender when young. Height = 12m Width = 3m

- NZ Native - Evergreen - Hedging - Shelter - Regeneration

Price 10ltr bag = $25

Pittosporum 'Greenscreen'

Pittosporum 'Greenscreen'

Compact evergreen shrub with attractive deep, dark-green foliage. Great dense hedge and used extensively as an ornamental. Height = 4m Width = 3m

- NZ Native - Evergreen - Shelter - Hedging - Hardy

Price 10ltr bag = $25

Pittosporum 'Screenmaster'

Pittosporum 'Screenmaster'

Small, silver-green wrinkled leaf. Quick growing and dense. Very popular hedging plant. Best in well drained soils. Height = 4m Width = 2m

- NZ Native - Evergreen - Hardy - Cold tolerant - Hedging

Price 10ltr bag = $25

Pittosporum 'Silver Pillar'

Pittosporum 'Silver Pillar'

Silver Pillar is a stunning easy to grow and care for shrub with a upright growing habit of beautiful silver green leaves, margined with cream edges. An asset to any garden this pittosporum can be used in all types of planting. SIlver pillar has a naturally forming pillar shape that can be maintained as a compact, very tidy formal type bush or left to grow to its own form. Height = 3m Width = 1m

- NZ Native - Evergreen - Hedging

Price 10ltr bag = $25

Pittosporum 'Small Ball'

Pittosporum 'Small Ball'

Lovely compact pittosporum with a tiny leaf. It is very suitable for hedging and edging or just as a good filler where a hardy plant is needed. Height = 1.5m Width = 1m

- NZ Native - Evergreen - Hedging

Price 1.5ltr pot = $5

3ltr pot = $10

Pittosporum Ten. 'Mountain Jade'

Pittosporum Ten. 'Mountain Jade'

Small leaved evergreen native shrub with elegant mid green foliage with a soft lime green edge. Has a compact upright habit making it the ideal where space is limited. Easy in any well-drained soil in full sun to light shade. Height = 2m Width = 1m

- NZ Native - Evergreen - Full sun

Price 3ltr pot = $10

Pittosporum ten. 'Wai-iti'

Pittosporum ten. 'Wai-iti'

Erect bushy tree. The shimmering leaves are clear jade green oval leaves contrasting with wine-red stems. Great as a feature or a hedge. Very dark maroon, almost black flowers in spring. Hardy to most soil conditions, avoid wet ground. Will always look its best in good soil. Frost and wind hardy. Best to trim annually to maintain shape and encourage fresh new foliage. Height = 4m Width = 2m

- NZ Native - Evergreen - Dry sites - Hedge - Shelter

Price 10ltr bag = $25

Prunus lusitanica

Prunus lusitanica

A good screening tree and popular hedging plant. Topiary standards excellent for formal design. Berries are poisonous to animals. Not tolerant of wet sites. Evergreen. Cold and drought hardy. Height =10m Width = 6m

-Evergreen - Hedging - Topiary - Screening - Formal planting

Price 1.5ltr pot = $5

3ltr pot = $10

10ltr bag = $25

Westringia Grey Box

Westringia Grey Box

Westringia Grey Box is a small compact shrub with greyish green foliage and pale lilac flowers. It flowers from Sep-May. It is both drought and frost hardy and will grow well even in poor soils. It makes a fabulous low hedging or topiary plant. Height =0.4m Width = 0.4m

- Evergreen - Flowers (White) - No trim hedge to 0.4m - Mass planting - Drought tolerant

Price 3ltr pots = $10