Also Known as: Kohekohe, New Zealand Mahogany
Next Crop is April 2020
Height - 15m
Dysoxylum spectabile (NZ Native)
This seed is only available fresh for a few weeks each year April / May
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Kohekohe is a medium-sized Native NZ tree with a trunk that can grow to a metre in diameter. It is found in lowland and coastal forests throughout most of the North Island and the top of the South Island. The pinnate leaves are large and glossy and the white kohekohe flowers are an important and favoured source of floral nectar for Tui and Bellbird. We collect the seed of this species to order and it is only available for a few weeks in late April early May each year.
Approximate viable seed per gram: 2.5
100 viable seeds $42
1000 viable seeds $380
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment:
Seed germinates without pre treatment. Sow seed direct from packet & keep moist until germination is complete. This seed is perishable and cannot be stored It should be sown on receipt.