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  • Dry / Moist
  • Full Sun
  • NZ Native
  • Evergreen
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Melicytus alpinus

Porcupine Bush

This unusual dense, flattened, sprawling and very hardy shrub really does resemble a porcupine. Its’ short stiff interlaced leafless branchlets even have spikey tips. Suits rocky soils in full sun, though it will grow on any well-drained soil. Evergreen. Hardy.

0.8m
1.2m
  • Medium
  • 0.5m
  • 0.8m
40-80cm
2.5L Pot
25-35cm
7cm Pot
Clear
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  • Dry / Moist
  • Full Sun
  • NZ Native
  • Evergreen
  •  
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