2.5 viable seeds per gram:
Also Known as: Black Pine, Matai
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Height - 30m
Prumnopitys taxifolia (NZ Native)
This native New Zealand tree resembles Miro, with similar distribution and growing to about the same size. The leaves are slightly shorter than miro. It has b right red to black succulent fruit eaten by birds and high value timber. Matai seed germinates spasmodically from 1 to 36 months after sowing. Matai will tolerate drier soils than Miro.
Packets of 15 seeds $19.80
100 seeds $66.20
1000 seeds $614.90
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment:
Seed requires 4 to 6 weeks cold stratification. (For details refer to Propagation Information tab at top of the page )