Trochocarpa genus. There are about 12 species of evergreen shrub or small tree. The leaves are simple long-stemmed and lance-shaped, and are produced in whorled clusters at the branch tips. The bright green flowers are borne in raceme clusters. They are frost hardy to frost tender, and will need a sunny position with moist but well drained, soil.
Evergreens, Shrubs or Trees
Grown for their nodding flower spikes.
It is moderately frost hardy, min 7C, and will grow easily in any well-drained, peaty, sandy soil. It will prefer a little shade and shelter when young.
You can propagate from seeds, or by semi-ripe cuttings in summer.
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