Dysoxylum Spectabile – Kohekohe

  • Description
A handsome coastal canopy tree with bold tropical-looking leaves. Naturally found throughout the North Island in coastal forest. Waxy white flowers grow from the stems and trunk and appear March to June. Plant in deep moist soil in frost free location. Fast growing. NZ Native.
Height x Width 8 x 3
Height Range Medium 5-10m
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Type Tree
Shape / Habit Round
Country of Origin New Zealand
Similar to Consider Alectryon excelsa, Vitex Lucens, Planchonella costata, Myrsine salicina
  • Leaf
Leaf Colour Green
  • Flower
Flower Colour White
Fragrant? No
  • Uses
Specimen Yes
Good Shade Tree? Yes
Bird Feeding Yes
 Note: Growth, height grade information are given in good faith but are subject to natural variables beyond our control.