seb's plants - welcome

dracophyllum traversii | mountain neinei

 Back to Forum

Posted by EDITOR 8 Feb 2010 - 10:07:00 AM

It's impossible not to mention this feature of the same Mt Arthur walk. Not so much as a planting recommendation it's too slow and tricky to grow. Just for the magic of its bizarre candelabra stands of pineapple heads. Add peeling bark flashing with orange, a thick self-mulching carpet of leaves and lichen-covered southern beeches tortured like bonsai, and a master Japanese gardener/animator could have been at work.

Comments (0)

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

Prickly Bottlebrush

Plant type: evergreen shrub
H: 4m W: 3m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Find out more
annuals & bulbs

Fast Facts

annuals & bulbs
Annuals are hungry for resources to rush them through their short life cycle. Most need to be well-fed and watered to perform to top garden standards.

Palmetto

Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.



More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more