Originating from New Zealand
A fast-growing, dense, bushy, evergreen shrub with thin black stems clothed in small grey/green leaves with cream coloured, wavy margins. Small fragrant black flowers in early summer. Excellent foliage for flower arrangements.
Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun/part shade.
Height and spread after 2 – 3 years 1.8m x 1m
Semi mature height and spread after 5 – 6 years if not pruned 3m x 1.8m
Potential mature height and spread after 10 – 12 years 4m x 4m