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Astelia chathamica
Height: 2m;  Spread: 2.5m
Silver spear (Lily & Iris-like)
Formerly widespread on the Chatham Islands, on a few remote rock stacks, or in protected bush where it is safe from grazing. Broad silver leaves. The boldest of the Astelia genus, it grows in sun or shade.
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» For a landscaping perspective on Astelia see this article by O2 Landscapes...
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