Hebe-diosmifolia

Hebe diosmifolia Northland Hebe from Cape Reinga to Waimauku.

Easily recognised by its very small leaves. Grows 70cm-1m high, produces masses of white flowers through winter.

Hebe diosmifolia 'Wairua Beauty' Hebe Cultivar originated from Wairua Falls, Titoki, near Whangarei

Small leafed shrub reaching approx. 1m high producing clusters of mauve flowers early spring.

Hebe divaricata Distribution is South Island mainly through Marlborough and Nelson.

Very neat, compact form, grows 1-2m high. It produces clusters of small white flowers.

Hebe franciscana 'Blue Gem' Hebe Cultivar

Attractive shrub growing approx.1m in height producing masses of blue flowers.

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Hebe macrocarpa var. latispela Originally from Great Barrier Island

Typically erect habit, lovely long, deep violet-blue flower spikes. Very hardy throughout NZ.

Hebe obtusata Occurs in coastal scrub from Manukau Heads to Muriwai.

Prostrate or semi-prostrate shrub with light mauve flower spikes. Ideal for sprawling down banks.

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Hebe parviflora Distribution both North and South Islands. In the North Island it is found from Whangarei to the East Cape.

Often grows 3-4m in height although can be kept trimmed. Attractive yellow stems and long white flower spikes.

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Hebe pubescens subsp. sejuncta Endemic to the Mokohinau group, Little Barrier and great Barrier Islands.

Distinct obovate leaves, very spreading shrub with light mauve flowers.

Hebe speciosa Caves, Hokianga

Large, bold foliage with beetroot magenta flowers

Hebe speciosa 'Mauve' Hebe Cultivar

Large leaf hebe with long blue/mauve flower spikes

Hebe townsonii North Taranaki and also in the South Island.

Very erect habit, white flowers through spring.

Hebe traversii Grows along streamsides and banks, South Island.

Grows approx 2m high. Produces white flowers.

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Hoheria populnea Lacebark, houhere.

Graceful tree, foliage has attractive purplish undersides.

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Knightia excelsa Rewarewa, New Zealand honeysuckle.

Found throughout North Island and Marlborough Sounds. Attractive bottle-bush like rusty red flowers.

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Kunzea ericoides Kanuka

Found throughout NZ. Kanuka leaves are much softer to touch than the Manuka.

Laurelia novae-zelandiae Pukatea

Handsome tree found swampy areas Throughout North Island, west coast of South Island.

Leptospermum 'Blossum' Cultivar

Grows 2 metres high, produces large double pink flowers through winter and spring much loved by bees. Best in full sun and trimmed annually to maintain bushy growth.

Leptospermum 'Pink Cascade' Cultivar

Produces masses of pink flowers in early autumn and spring. Grows very vigorously in a semi-prostrate form spreading approx.1.5 m in width and reaches a height of 1m.

Leptospermum 'Red Ensign' Cultivar

This delightful cultivar produces masses of scarlet flowers in spring/early summer. Tolerates dry or a well-drained soil type, prefers full sun and some wind. Can be trimmed.

Leptospermum scoparium Manuka, tea tree

Extremely common found throughout NZ. Prolific white flowers produced for many months from spring much loved by bees.