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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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Olearia odorata
Height: 2m;  Spread: 1m
Tree Daisy (Shrub)
Open twiggy habit. Abundant small white flowers (spring).
» For a landscaping perspective on Olearia odorata see this article by O2 Landscapes...
Photo gallery:
Honey bee gathering nectar from flowers of Olearia odorata which was planted in the New Zealand Garden in Harrogate, England, in 1953.