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Lobelia angulata
Height: 0.1m;  Spread: 3m
Panakenake (Ground Cover)
Probably NZ's most popular groundcover being vigorous growing and smothered in white flowers and red fruit. Was known as Pratia angulata.
» Click here for our Lobelia angulata article published in the Titirangi Tatler...
» For a landscaping perspective on Lobelia see this article by O2 Landscapes ...
Photo gallery:
Pratia (now known as Lobelia) at Piha
Lobelia angulata as published in the Titirangi Tatler
well established after just 2 yrs and now making quite a show (Nov2011)
Growing in a sheltered shady spot beneath/next to a deck by the Titirangi Memorial Hall