Sorry, we're closed.

Unfortunately, Oratia Native Plant Nursery has now closed down. For further information, click here.

What should I plant?
Search by name:
And/or by attributes:

Full sun
Mid sun



Height: to
Spread: to
Clear search form
Browse catalogue A-Z
Several times a year we send out Oratia Updates. These give information about forthcoming events and plant-related topics. If you would like to receive then we need your current email address. Simply fill in the login details accessed above right, or email us if you have already registered but have a new email address.
Podocarpus totara Aureus
« Return to main Podocarpus totara Aureus page
Podocarpus totara Aureus
Golden Totara at the Sign of the Takahe in Christchurch

Thanks to Steve Bayley for sharing this photo!
» Would you like to comment on this photo? Click here...
» If you've got a photo of Podocarpus totara Aureus you'd like to share, click here...

On 19/01/2008, Geoff Davidson said:
Hi Steve Thanks for the photo it brings back memories of my first trip to the Sign of the Takahe (circa1970) on a blistering cold day when snow fell deeply. Just shows how hardy the Golden Totara is as it was probably a very young tree back then.