Image Number: 5169088

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Foliage
Description:
A New Zealand shrub or, in time, a small, multi-stemmed tree.Not hardy throughout UK, especially inland, but in the milder West it makes an excellent hedge or wind break being very tolerant of salt laden winds. Very easy to propagate from Autumn hardwood cuttings. In favoured areas it will set seed but as yet does not seem to be an invasive. Can be cut back hard or even coppiced if required.
Image type:
Field

You must attribute the work in the manner specified (but not in any way that suggests endorsement). You may not use this work for commercial purposes unless permission is granted by the photographer or copyright owner.

Image location:
United Kingdom

Subject

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Apiales
Family: Griseliniaceae
Genus: Griselinia
Subject: Griselinia littoralis (Raoul) Raoul
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Wednesday, February 14, 2007
Image last updated:
Thursday, February 15, 2007