ONCE A MONTH WE WILL HIGHLIGHT A PLANT THAT IS BOTH SUITABLE AND STYLISH FOR THE TRADITIONAL AUCKLAND GARDEN. THIS MONTH OUR PLANT IS : 

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Michelia Gracipes : 

Sometimes you may have an area around your property that needs a little lift, an elegant plant that will complement that designer look. Look no further. This variety of Michelia is a hardy and easy grown evergreen, with rounded dark glossy green leaves which bears masses of creamy white perfumed flowers during winter and spring. It can makes a great looking hedge when spaced correctly or a very attractive specimen in any designer garden. A wonderful plant that suits a sunny or semi-shaded position, that can reach up to 2m in height. Can tolerate some frosty conditions. A perfect addition to your new outdoor space.