Beilschmiedia ‘Taraire’

Taraire

Features

  • Rusty brown coloured with oval shaped new foliage which turns glossy green as it matures.
  • Dark purple fruit attracts pigeons late summer and autumn.
  • Eye catching tree.

Uses

  • Specimen tree in medium to large gardens.
  • Border plantings.

Growing Conditions

  • Prefers full sun.
  • Copes with some dryness in soil but prefers it moist.
  • Will cope with light frost but needs protection when young. Has been grown in Christchurch.
  • Moderately wind hardy.
Height Width
5 year old tree 4.0. m 2. 0 m
10 year old tree 7.0 m 3.0-4.0 m
Country of Origin: NEW ZEALAND Evergreen
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