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Karamu (Coprosma robusta)

Karamu (Coprosma robusta)

A large bushy shrub that can grow to around 6m tall with leaves up to 12cm long.  Flowers are small and white.


    Karamu can be widely found near coastal, lowland and lower montane areas. It can also grow within shrub lands and expansive areas within dense trees such as lowland forest.

    Normally karamu is a hardy plant that can adapt to infertile soils, poorly drained and exposed lands. It can also grow in a large range of altitude varying from 0–1200 meters under full sun to shady, windy and frosty circumstances

    • Small tree
    • Suitable for primary planting
    • Suitable for riparian planting
    • Drought tolerant
    • Wind tolerant

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