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Astelia chathamica Silver Spear
Astelia chathamica Silver Spear 35 litre
Astelia chathamica Silver Spear
Astelia chathamica Silver Spear 10 litre crop
 
Native Trees  >  Astelia chathamica Silver Spear

Astelia chathamica Silver Spear  Kakaha

This remarkable flax like native plant with brilliant silver foliage makes an excellent bold statement in any garden.

Plant Care

Astelia Silver Spear grows best in a sunny well drained site. Older foliage can be trimmed off to keep the plant looking fresh.

Application

Silver Spear makes an ideal subject for a large pot on a sunny deck or patio. Mass plant for effect on banks or garden beds or use as a dramatic specimen amongst green or purple foliage.

History

Astelia chathamica Silver Spear is endemic to the Chatham Islands. It was once a common site along the islands coast but grazing and erosion have made it a rarity in its natural environment.


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Product code
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(cm)
Bag
(litres)
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Astelia chathamica Silver Spear
ASTCHA010
 
10 litre
 
Year Round

Light

Light | Low
Light | Medium
Light | High

Temperature

Temperature | Cool
Temperature | Warm
Temperature | Hot

Water

Water | Dry
Water | Moist
Water | Wet

Size

Size
1.60 x 1.60m

Native / Exotic

New Zealand Native
Exotic

Tree Shape

Tree Shape | Bush
Tree Shape | Tree
Tree Shape | Conical

Coastal / Shelter

Coastal
Shelter

Evergreen / Deciduous

Evergreen
Deciduous