Strebulus banksii

Large Leafed Milk Tree/Turepo

Features

  • Natural spreading canopy.
  • Dark red berries in the summer which attract native birds.
  • Very drought tolerant once established.

Uses

  • Suitable as a specimen tree in lawns or   garden borders.
  • Trims well for a hedge.

Growing Conditions

  • Full sun to part shade.
  • Very coastal and wind hardy.
  • Moderately frost hardy.
  • Will grow in dry to very moist soil conditions.

 

Height Width
5 year old tree 1.5m 1.0m
10 year old tree 2.5m 1.5m
Country of Origin:   New Zealand
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