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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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Libertia edgariae
Height: 0.2m;  Spread: 0.3m
Lily & Iris-like
Smaller and darker foliage than L. grandiflora and L. ixioides. Probably the best Libertia for full sun.
» Click here for our Libertia article published in the Titirangi Tatler, November 2010...
» For a landscaping perspective on Libertia edgariae see this article by O2 Landscapes...