NZ Christmas Tree.

Discussion in 'Botany Photo of the Day Submissions' started by ginger749, Oct 30, 2006.

  1. ginger749

    ginger749 Active Member

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    This is a cutting from a New Zealand Xmas tree

    that is growing in my back yard.

    I did plant it about 3 years ago.
     
  2. Nandan Kalbag

    Nandan Kalbag Active Member

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    Is it a species of Syzygium?
     
  3. ginger749

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    Not sure mate.

    I will look at the tag sometime today

    and get back to you on that.
     
  4. Michael F

    Michael F Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator 10 Years

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    Presumably Metrosideros excelsa
     
  5. ginger749

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    So right you are.

    I will just add 'Fire Mountain' to that.

    Thank you Michael F. for your speedy reply.
     
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    Ron B Paragon of Plants 10 Years

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    Planted as a street tree in San Francisco, California.
     

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