Corynocarpus laevigatus

Karaka

Features

  • Large, leathery, oblong dark green leaves.
  • Flowers are bright pink/red in spring.
  • Yellow and orange fruit prominent in summer attracting birdlife.

Uses

  • Screening for both wind and visual.
  • Pots and tubs.

Growing Conditions

  • Tolerates coastal winds.
  • Fertile to poor soils.
  • Needs good moisture level when young.

 

Height Width
5 year old tree 4.0m 2.0m
10 year old tree 8.0m 4.0m
Country of Origin:   NewZealand
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