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Astelia banksii
Height: 1m;  Spread: 1.5m
Wharawhara (Lily & Iris-like)
Fine silver flax-like leaves. Coastal. Requires both very dry and shady conditions.
» For a landscaping perspective on Astelia see this article by O2 Landscapes...
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A stunning silvery green native that will add texture and colour to your garden
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On 28/04/2014, Bobbie Carroll said:
To reduce the chance of 'root rot' which Astelia is prone to plant on a slight mound and keep the base clear of build up.
 Product Name   Pot Size   Price   Buy Now 
 Astelia banksii  PB 5   $15.00 
 Astelia banksii  PB 3   $10.01 
 Astelia banksii  PB 0.75   $5.60 
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