ALECTRYON EXCELSA - TITOKI
This is one of the most widely used NZ natives. Mature leaves are a clean and crisp mid-green whilst new growth is a paler green with rusty tones which makes Titoki a fresh looking semi-tropical/Pacifica tree. Titoki form into an attractive round-headed tree that can be left to grow to form or trimmed to suit the application.
Street and park tree
15 year height
Normal - avoid wet areas
Sheltered to moderate winds
Tolerant of mild frosts once established
Semi-shade to full sun
Beyond the norm
This is a tree that trims very well. Titoki can be trimmed as a single specimen to a desired height or they also trim very well as a clipped or pleached hedge. Ideally plant Titoki at 1 to 2m centres depending on the ultimate height the hedge will be trimmed to. The planted centres need to be similar to the trimmed width.
Small purple flower
Small red non-edible fruit
Available Grades (subject to availability)
19lt, 45lt, 160lt, 400lt, 1000lt