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Cordyline australis 'Purpurea' Purple Cabbage tree, ti kkouka

Similar to C. australis but not so tall, the foliage is purple/bronze.

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Cordyline obtecta Three Knigs Island Cabbage tree

Found only on the Three Kings, has broader leaves and much stouter habit than C. australis.

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Corokia cotoneaster Wire-netting bush

Found in dry stony places throughout NZ, tolerates exposed coastal conditions.

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Corokia virgata x 'Emerald Jade' Cultivar

Small olive green foliage with silver grey stems.

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Corokia x virgata 'Bronze King' Cultivar

Bronze-coloured foliage

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Corokia x virgata 'Frosted Chocolate' Cultivar

Chocolate-brown leaves, ideal for hedging.

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Corokia x virgata 'Mangatangi' Cultivar

Silver stems and very small olive green leaves.

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Cortaderia splendons Toetoe

Found in coastal areas upper Northland and Off-Shore Islands

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Cortaderia toetoe (Austraderia) Toetoe

Smaller growing Cortaderia, 4m in height.

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Corynocarpus laevigatus Karaka

Handsome canopy tree found coastal areas throughout Northland.

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Cyathea dealbata Ponga, silver fern

Well known symbol of NZ, grows in forests throughout NZ.

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Dianella nigra New Zealand blueberry

Found throughout NZ. Known for its attractive bright blue berries that appear in summer.

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Dodonaea viscosa Akeake

Small coastal tree found from North Cape to Banks Peninsula.

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Elingamita johnsonii Three Kings Island

Attractive large sub-tropical like foliage, found only on the Three Kings Islands.

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Entela arborescens Whau

Small tree found from Three Kings Islands to Bay of Plenty. Extremely light wood.

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Euphorbia glauca Endangered species found only in localised coastal areas.

Distinctive and attractive blue-grey foliage.

Ficinia Nodosa Knotted club-rush, Wiwi

A perennial rush with clumps of dark green stems on long creeping rhizomes.

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Griselinia littoralis Broadleaf.

Found throughout NZ. Commonly used for hedging.

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Hebe 'Champagne' Hebe Cultivar

Low spreading shrub, dark green leaves with prolific white/violet flowers during summer.

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Hebe 'Dobbies Delight'

Dark green foliage with magenta flowers