Marking Your Territory Hedging (griselinia
) is a quickgrowing, evergreen shrub which is very easy to maintain and it's great for adding borders between yourself and your neighbour.
Tree species include karaka (Corynocarpus laevigatas), mahoe (Melicytus ramiflorus), broadleaf (Griselinia
littoralis), lemonwood (Pittosporum eugeniodes) and coastal tree daisy (Olearia solandri), and shrubs include taupata (Coprosma repens), tauhinu (Ozothamnus leptophyllus) and flax (Phormium tenax).
Think Viburnum tinus, cornus, elaeagnus, ribes, ceanothus, forsythia, mahonia, philadelphus, griselinia
and cherry laurel (Prunus lusitanica) - all species that are easily propagated and cared for.
littoralis - New Zealand broadleaf - has beautiful oval leaves in a lime green and is a fast-growing small to medium-sized tree.
The anatomy of root initiation in cuttings of Griselinia
littoralis and Griselinia
1 0 Griseliniaceae Griselinia
Apiales 1 0 0 2 Grubbiaceae Grubbia Comales 0 0 0 -- Helwingiaceae Helwingia Aquifoliales 1 0 0 2 Hydrangeaceae Hydrangea Comales D 1 0 ?
Also, many evergreen shrubs used for hedging, such as griselinia
, pittosporum or escallonia, can be damaged by frost.
ruscifolia (Clos) Ball, las dos ultimas crecen ademas como arbusto.
Although there are very hardy evergreens, many can be tender, including popular plants such as hebes, pittosporum, griselinia
and escallonia, which you may lose this winter.
An acer palmatum hybrid provides an important focal point in one border whilst a griselinia
provides a soft green background in another.
28[degrees]), but contains many remnant totara (Podocarpus sp.) and broadleaf (Griselinia
littoralis) logs on the surface from fires started by European colonists in the 1860s.