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Cordyline australis New Zealand cabbage tree
New Zealand; 10m
Planting position: Full sun or semi-shade.Ideal for areas with high rainfall.Ideal for coastal areas.
Requires regular and thorough watering.Well-draining fertile soil.Apply bone-meal or slow-release fertiliser in spring.
Propagate from seed or cuttings in autumn.
A palm-like tree with sword-shaped leaves on short branches and lovely white scented flowers in summer.