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Apodasmia similis Oioi, segmented rush

Wetland rush with bluish/green foliage.

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Arthropodium bifurcatum 'Matapouri Bay' Rengarenga lily

Renga renga or rock lily is a very adaptable coastal plant with white flower through spring.

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Astelia banksii Wharawhara "Coastal Astelia"

Coastal perenial herb with silver flax-like foliage.

Astelia chathamica Chatham island Astelia

Most distinct of the Astelia, very broad silver foliage.

Dianella latissima Waima Range, Northland.

Attractive flax-like plant with more broad leaves than D.nigra.

Libertia grandiflora Found lowland and forests in North Island and Nelson area of South Island.

Tufted plant with narrow flax-like leaves. Delicate white flowers followed by large berries.

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Libertia ixoides Found Throughout New Zealand.

Similar to L. grandiflora with bright yellow seed pods.

Libertyia peregrinans Native iris

Found in localised areas o Northland in sandy soils. Creeping habit plant with attractive orange foliage.

Rhopalostylis 'Chathams' Chatham Island Nikau

The Chatham Island palm has broader fronds and is much more robust than the mainland nikau. Also will tolerate more exposed conditions.

Rhopalostylis baueri var cheesemanii Kermadec nikau

The Kermadec nikau has longer fronds, larger flower heads and darker seeds than the mainland nikau.

Rhopalostylis sapida Great Barrier Island

The Great Barrier Island nikau forms a more robust palm than the mainland nikau, tolerating more exposed conditions.

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Xeronema callistemon Poor Knights lily

Confined to Poor Knights and Hen and Chicken island. Flax-like leaves and stunning red bottlebrush-like flowers through spring. Ideal for containers as it like to be rootbound.