Growing Plants
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raw natives nursery

supplier of natives for riparian and wetland planting

Raw Natives is a nursery situated just outside of Te Awamutu.  We pride ourselves on supplying quality native plants for riparian and wetland planting.  Our prices are competitive and our growing, loyal community of customers knows that we’ll always do our best to find what they’re looking for.

If you have special requirements and environmental plans you need to enact, we are happy to work with you to meet those in a time frame suitable to you.

If you are in need of a planting crew, we are fortunate to work alongside Koroneiki Developments. Their skill and work ethic in ensuring high quality planting for the best overall outcome is second to none.  

Please contact me today for any more information.

Happy planting!

Gina

 

Available 2021 Order early to avoid disappointment

We will have approx 50,000 plants for sale in 2021.  You can secure your order from today, with zero deposit until March 2021 and full payment when collected.  We are happy to keep the plants onsite until you are ready for them.
If you can't see a plant you would like or simply want to discuss your requirements, talk to me today.

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Akeake

Dodonaea Visco

  • Small tree, grows 3-12m

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for Slope stabilisation

  • Drought tolerant

  • Wind tolerant

  • Salt wind tolerant

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Black Matipo/Kohukohu

Pittosporum Tenuifolium

  • Tree, grows up to 10m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

  • Drought tolerant

  • Wind tolerant

  • Frost tolerant

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Cabbage Tree

Cordyline Australis

  • Tree, grows up to 20m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

  • Drought tolerant

  • Wind tolerant

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Five Finger

Pseudo Arboreus

  • Tree, grows up to 18m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

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Flax - mountain

Phormium Cookianum

  • Grass/Sedge

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

  • Drought tolerant

  • Wind tolerant

  • Salt wind tolerant

  • Frost tolerant

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Flax - swamp

Phormium Tenax

  • Grass/Sedge

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

  • Drought tolerant

  • Wind tolerant

  • Salt wind tolerant

  • Frost tolerant

Kahikatea

Dacrycarpus Dacrydioides

  • Tree, grows up to 65m

  • Needs shelter from bigger plants

  • Suitable for wetland planting

  • Wind tolerant

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Kanuka

Kunzea Ericoides

  • Tree, grows up to 18m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

  • Drought tolerant

  • Wind tolerant

  • Frost tolerant

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Karamu

Coprosma Robusta

  • Small tree, grows up to 6m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

  • Drought tolerant

  • Wind tolerant

Kauri

Agathis Australis

  • Tree, grows up to 60m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Drought tolerant

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Koromiko

Hebe Stricta

  • Shrub

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

  • Wind tolerant 

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Lemonwood

Pittosporum Eugenioides

  • Tree, grows up to 12m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

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Manuka

Lepto Scoparium

  • Small tree, grows up to 5m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for wetland planting

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

  • Drought tolerant

  • Wind tolerant

  • Frost tolerant

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Pukio

Carex Virgata

  • Grass/Sedge

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for wetland planting

  • Wind tolerant

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Purei

Carex Secta

  • Grass/Sedge

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for wetland planting

  • Wind tolerant

  • Frost tolerant

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Ribbonwood

Plagianthus Regius

  • Tree, grows up to 17m

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for slope stabilisation

  • Wind Tolerant

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Toetoe

Cortaderia Fulvida

  • Grass/Sedge

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Suitable for wetland planting

  • Drought tolerant

  • Wind tolerant

  • Salt wind tolerant

  • Frost tolerant

Totara

Podocarpus Totara

  • Tree, grows up to 30m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

  • Drought tolerant

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Wineberry/Makomako

Aristolelia Serrata

  • Tree, grows up to 10m

  • Grows well on exposed sites

  • Suitable for riparian planting

Matai

Prumnopitys Taxifolia

Tree, grows up to 40m in height

Lacebark

Hoheria Populnea/Sexstylosa

  • Tree to 8m

  • Secondary planting

  • Suitable for Riparian planting

  • Wind tolerant

  • Frost tolerant

 

Contact

Te Awamutu, 3877
New Zealand

021 532-719