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Gunnera hamiltonii


 
Family: Gunneraceae
Hardiness: Zone 8-9
Mature Size: 3"x18"+
Exposure: Sun to Part Sun
Bloom Time: April-May
Moisture Needs: Moist
Origin: New Zealand
Price: $16.00
Pot Size: Large Band Pot


Stock Status:In Stock
Product Code: P4412
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Description
 
Very rare groundcover species from Southland and Stewart Island, New Zealand where this is restricted to just 4 small coastal populations comprised of just 6 individual plants.  The plants form flattened brown-gray rosettes - and spread by stolons in moist dune hollows.  Our plants have green leaves which may refer to our soils or geography and weathered our 12F winter with a bit of mulch.  Quite uncommon in cultivation and usually found in botanic gardens and a very few, ahem, exceptional specialty nurseries.