Pseudopanax ferox – Savage Lancewood or Horoeka

  • Description
Similar in form to P. crassifolium. Pale grey brown leaves have distinctive saw-like hooked teeth in juvenile stage. Does not like wet but will tolerate quite dry open windy areas. Evergreen. Endemic to NZ
Height x Width 5 x 1
Height Range Small 1-5m
Growth Rate Slow
Plant Type Tree
Shape Upright
Country of Origin New Zealand
Similar to Consider Pseudopanax crassifolium, Pseudopanax sabre
  • Leaf
Leaf Colour Brown
  • Flower
Flower Colour Insignificant
  • Uses
Accent Yes
  Note: Growth, height and grade information are given in good faith but are subject to natural variables beyond our control.