An evergreen tree native to New Zealand, that has glossy green leaves with a light midrid and wavy margins. When the leaves are crushed emit a slight lemony fragrance.
Flowers are greenish yellow, 1cm across, have a honey scented fragrance and are borne in spring.
When young the tree has a tapering shape but changes to a rounded crown.
Hedging, shelter, background.
By seed or cuttings.