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Astelia chathamica
Astelia chathamica


 
Family: Asteliaceae
Hardiness: Zone 9, warm Zone 8b
Mature Size: 3'-4'
Exposure: Part Shade
Bloom Time: July
Moisture Needs: Moist to Moderate
Origin: New Zealand
Price: $15.00
Pot Size: Medium Band Pot


Stock Status:In Stock
Product Code: P8895
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Description
 
Silver Spears. Very nice sculptural plant with inimitable form and color.  This will get 3' tall or larger if supremely happy and the color is best in bright, light shade or at least not in hot afternoon sun.  This is from the Chatham Islands in New Zealand and is hardy here in mild gardens and good against a wall.  Below 25F you might think about tossing a sleeping bag over it.  A great plant for all you folks sheltered gardens or who like to overwinter containers inside. `