Originating from New Zealand its hardyness goes from -5º C to -10° C.
Its large shiny evergreen foliage is of a beautiful dark green, contrasting with the yellow of the young petioles.
The growth is flared but erect, thick and branched.
Growing rapidly, 'Emerald' tolerates clipping to keep it as a hedge or wind break, in areas of mild climate and at the sea side.
Prune at the beginning of spring, after the frosts. Possible at the end of summer.
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