GARRYA elliptica 'James Roof' - Silk Tassel Bush

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Silk Tassel Bush

Specially selected, strong vigorous male form with large leathery foliage and unusually long tassel flowers up to 22cm in length, coloured silvery yellow. The Garrya elliptica – Silk-Tassel Tree a medium sized evergreen that from its natural habitat along the coastal ranges, from Oregon to California. It is well suited to hot and dry coastal conditions and copes well with urban pollution. Also does well in cooler regions here in NZ including Southland and Southern Lakes with many beautiful examples in gardens around. A unique tree for the collection! Evergreen, grows to 2.5 x 2m.

Suitable for: Architectural & feature planting

Features: Leathery foliage & long tassel flowers

Botanical Name: GARRYA elliptica ‘James Roof’