Also Known as: Kowharawhara, Perching Lily
Height - 1.5m
Astelia solandri (NZ Native)
A native New Zealand flax-like plant that usually grows as an epiphyte on branches of trees but will also grow on the ground. It has drooping, rich green leaves and delicate green flowers that turn red/pink as the plant matures. Grows well in forests, low alpine vegetation and swamps.
Approximate viable seed per gram: More than 400
Packet of 100 seeds $18.00
5 grams $48
50 grams $418
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment:
Seed germinates without pre treatment. Sow seed direct from packet & keep moist until germination is complete.