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Astelia Silver Spear (10L Pot)

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Type:

  • Common Name: Silver Spear
  • Synonyms: Astelia chathamica Silver Spear, Astelia chathamica Silver Sword
  • Position: Full sun, Partial shade, East-facing, South-facing, West-facing, Sheltered
  • Soil: Moist but well-drained, Clay, Loam, Acid, Neutral
  • Flowers: Summer
  • Flower Colour: Green
  • Fruit: Autumn
  • Fruit Colour: Orange
  • Hardiness: H3 - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK
  • Habit: Evergreen, Bushy
  • Height & Spread: 120cm × 120cm

An aristocratic plant very popular with garden designers with silver sword-shaped leaves which occasionally produces panicles of small greensh flowers followed by orange berries in autumn. Strictly speaking it is an evergreen perennial. Certainly a statement plant for the garden or as a standalone specimen in a container.

Astelia chathamica RHS Award of Garden Merit