seb's plants - welcome

pseudopanax ferox | toothed lancewood

 Back to Forum

Posted by EDITOR 16 Feb 2010 - 8:40:00 AM

I'd never much understood the attraction to this plant. A curiosity with its narrow habit and odd stem-hugging leaves, I'd concede. But the NZ'ers have cracked it. Repeat planting in sculptural arrangements turns this into a winning landscape accent. There is a time limit: the middle of this group of three is beginning to morph into the species' less interesting adult, tree stage. But nothing is forever in a garden.

Comments (0)

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

Bauer's Grevillea

Plant type: evergreen shrub
H: 1m W: 1.2m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Find out more
annuals & bulbs

Fast Facts

annuals & bulbs
Annuals are hungry for resources to rush them through their short life cycle. Most need to be well-fed and watered to perform to top garden standards.

Palmetto

Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.



More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more