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Serendipitous supply
When the Monarch Butterfly NZ Trust wanted to give a gift of plants, locally sourced from Rarangi Beach, east of Blenheim, they came to Oratia. Not only could we provide an eco-sourced species, it was also a plant which had since disappeared from the region!

This is the Trust's story.

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Nothofagus solandri var. cliffortioides
Height: 10m;  Spread: 5m
Mountain Beech (Tree)
Best with cool climate and moist, well-drained roots.In the wild is the smallest growing Beech tree and can be found at the highest altitudes up to 1200m.
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