Astelia chathamica ‘Silver Spear’

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Astelia chathamica ‘Silver Spear’ (Kakaha)

Attractive, flax-like, clumping shrub with wide, silvery-green foliage. New Zealand native. Ideal as an accent plant, with a strong architectural habit, or planted in mass groups. Good in pots and gardens. Evergreen. Grows approximately 1 x 1m.

Will tolerate full sun but prefers a cool, moist root-run in the semi-shade. Wind and salt tolerant, suitable for coastal positions. Drought and frost hardy.

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Sunlight:Full sun, Filtered/partial sun
Temperature:Low, frost hardy
Wind:Tolerant of coastal (salt) exposure
Moisture:Grows in wet/boggy soil or needs a lot of moisture, Grows in average garden conditions, Grows in dry conditions, needs perfect drainage
Texture:Light, loose, free, Average garden conditions, Heavy/clay soils
Height:1m
Width:1m
SKU: AST SIL SPE 2.5 Categories: , , ,

Description

Astelia chathamica ‘Silver Spear’ (Kakaha)

Attractive, flax-like, clumping shrub with wide, silvery-green foliage. New Zealand native. Ideal as an accent plant, with a strong architectural habit, or planted in mass groups. Good in pots and gardens. Evergreen. Grows approximately 1 x 1m.

Will tolerate full sun but prefers a cool, moist root-run in the semi-shade. Wind and salt tolerant, suitable for coastal positions. Drought and frost hardy.