20-Sep-14

Primary Colonisers

Acaena microphylla

Aristotelia serrata

Austroderia fulvida syn Cortaderia

Austroderia splendens syn. Cortaderia

Austroderia toetoe syn. Cortaderia

Carex pumila

Coprosma robusta

Cordyline australis

Coriaria arborea

Corynocarpus laevigatus

Dodonaea viscosa

Dodonaea viscosa 'purpurea'

Entelea arborescens

Ficinia spiralis (Desmoschoenus)

Hebe stricta

Kunzea ericoides

Leptospermum scoparium

Myoporum laetum

Olearia lineata

Olearia traversii

Phormium cookianum

Pittosporum crassifolium

Pseudopanax arboreus

Pseudopanax lessonii

Solanum aviculare

Spinifex sericeus

Farm shelter / hedging

Austroderia toetoe syn. Cortaderia

Coprosma repens

Corokia cotoneaster

Corokia macrocarpa

Dodonaea viscosa

Dodonaea viscosa 'purpurea'

Griselinia littoralis 'Ardmore Emerald'

Kunzea ericoides

Leptospermum scoparium

Myoporum laetum

Olearia albida

Olearia lineata

Olearia paniculata

Olearia solandri

Olearia traversii

Phormium tenax

Pittosporum crassifolium

Pittosporum eugenioides

Pittosporum ralphii

Podocarpus totara

Pomaderis apetala

Coastal areas

Arthropodium cirratum

Astelia banksii

Astelia chathamica

Austroderia splendens syn. Cortaderia

Austroderia toetoe syn. Cortaderia

Brachyglottis monroi

Carex comans

Carex pumila

Carex testacea

Carex trifida

Carmichaelia williamsii

Coprosma 'Taiko'

Coprosma acerosa

Coprosma arborea

Coprosma 'Hawera'

Coprosma 'Prostrata'

Coprosma repens

Coprosma x kirkii

Cordyline australis

Corynocarpus laevigatus

Dysoxylum spectabile

Entelea arborescens

Fuchsia procumbens

Griselinia lucida

Lepidium oleraceum

Macropiper excelsum

Melicope ternata

Melicytus crassifolius

Meryta sinclairii

Metrosideros excelsa

Metrosideros kermadecensis

Muehlenbeckia complexa

Myoporum laetum

Olearia paniculata

Ozothamnus leptophyllus

Pachystegia insignis

Pittosporum crassifolium

Plagianthus divaricatus

Planchonella costata

Pseudopanax lessonii

Rhopalostylis sapida

Spinifex sericeus

Vitex lucens

Bird attracting

Alectryon excelsus

Aristotelia serrata

Beilschmiedia tarairi

Beilschmiedia tawa

Carpodetus serratus

Clianthus puniceus

Coprosma grandifolia

Coprosma lucida

Coprosma repens

Coprosma rhamnoides

Coprosma robusta

Corokia cotoneaster

Dacrycarpus dacrydioides

Dianella nigra

Dysoxylum spectabile

Fuchsia excorticata

Griselinia littoralis

Hedycarya arborea

Knightia excelsa

Macropiper excelsum

Melicope ternata

Metrosideros excelsa

Metrosideros robusta

Nestegis lanceolata

Pennantia corymbosa

Phormium cookianum

Phormium tenax

Pittosporum eugenioides

Pittosporum tenuifolium

Podocarpus totara

Pomaderris kumeraho

Prumnopitys ferruginea

Pseudopanax arboreus

Pseudopanax laetus

Rhopalostylis sapida

Vitex lucens

Wetlands

Apodasmia similis

Austroderia fulvida syn Cortaderia

Austroderia toetoe syn. Cortaderia

Baumea teretifolia

Bolboschoenus fluviatilis

Carex buchananii

Carex comans

Carex dipsacea

Carex geminata

Carex petriei

Carex secta

Carex virgata

Coprosma propinqua

Coprosma tenuicaulis

Cordyline australis

Cyperus ustulatus

Dacrycarpus dacrydioides

Eleocharis sphacelata

Juncus edgariae

Laurelia novae-zelandiae

Leptospermum scoparium

Phormium tenax

Plagianthus divaricatus

Plagianthus regius

Schefflera digitata

Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani Syn; S.validus

Sporadanthus traversii

Typha orientalis

Timber potential

Agathis australis

Beilschmiedia tawa

Dacrycarpus dacrydioides

Knightia excelsa

Laurelia novae-zelandiae

Litsea calicaris

Metrosideros excelsa

Nestegis cunninghamii

Nothofagus fusca

Phyllocladus trichomanoides

Planchonella costata

Podocarpus hallii

Podocarpus totara

Prumnopitys ferruginea

Prumnopitys taxifolia

Vitex lucens

Weinmannia racemosa

Suitable for erosion control

Acaena microphylla

Acaena pallida

Austroderia fulvida syn Cortaderia

Carex pumila

Coprosma lucida

Coprosma repens

Coprosma robusta

Coprosma x kirkii

Coriaria arborea

Corynocarpus laevigatus

Dysoxylum spectabile

Ficinia spiralis (Desmoschoenus)

Hebe stricta

Hoheria populnea

Hoheria sexstylosa

Kunzea ericoides var microflora

Leptospermum scoparium

Melicytus ramiflorus

Metrosideros excelsa

Myoporum laetum

Phormium cookianum

Phormium tenax

Pittosporum crassifolium

Pittosporum eugenioides

Pittosporum tenuifolium

Pseudopanax arboreus

Pseudopanax lessonii

Sophora microphylla

Spinifex sericeus

Sporadanthus traversii

Good flowerers

Ackama roseafolia

Arthropodium candidum

Arthropodium cirratum

Astelia solandri

Austroderia fulvida syn Cortaderia

Austroderia splendens syn. Cortaderia

Austroderia toetoe syn. Cortaderia

Brachyglottis greyii

Brachyglottis repanda

Carmichaelia aligera

Carmichaelia williamsii

Celmisia incana

Clianthus puniceus

Cordyline australis

Cordyline banksii

Cordyline indivisa

Corokia buddleioides

Corokia cotoneaster

Fuchsia excorticata

Hebe elliptica

Hebe elliptica prostrata

Hebe evenosa

Hebe hulkeana

Hebe 'Inspiration'

Hebe odora

Hebe odora prostrata

Hebe pimeleoides

Hebe recurva

Hebe speciosa

Hebe townsonii

Hibiscus diversifolius

Hoheria populnea

Hoheria sexstylosa

Kunzea ericoides

Kunzea ericoides var microflora

Leptospermum scoparium

Metrosideros excelsa

Metrosideros kermadecensis

Metrosideros robusta

Olearia albida

Olearia arborescens

Olearia cheesemanii

Olearia furfuracea

Olearia macrodonta

Olearia solandri

Olearia traversii

Pachystegia insignis

Pennantia corymbosa

Pimelea prostrata

Pittosporum anomalum

Pittosporum eugenioides

Pittosporum ralphii

Pittosporum umbellatum

Pomaderis apetala

Pomaderris kumeraho

Pseudopanax arboreus

Solanum aviculare

Vitex lucens

Weinmannia racemosa

Weinmannia silvicola

Alpine plants

Aciphylla horrida

Aciphylla squarrosa

Astelia nervosa

Cassinia vauvilliersii

Celmisia incana

Celmisia semicordata

Chionochloa flavicans

Chionochloa pallens

Chionochloa rigida

Chionochloa rubra

Coprosma acerosa brunnea

Coprosma cheesemanii

Coprosma rugosa

Cordyline indivisa

Discaria toumatou

Dracophyllym recurvum

Festuca coxii

Hebe evenosa

Hebe odora

Hebe pimeleoides

Hebe recurva

Hebe venustula

Hoheria glabrata

Hoheria lyallii

Machaerina sinclairii

Microlaena avenacea

Nothofagus fusca

Nothofagus menziesii

Nothofagus solandri

Nothofagus solandri var cliff

Nothofagus truncata x fusca

Olearia nummularifolia

Pachystegia insignis

Parahebe lyallii 'Pink'

Phormium cookianum

Phyllocladus alpinus

Poa cita

Poa colensoi

Podocarpus nivalis

Pseudopanax colensoi

Rytidosperma setifolia

Scleranthus uniflorus

Uncinia unciniata

Trees that make good features or specimens

Ackama roseafolia

Agathis australis

Alectryon excelsus

Beilschmiedia tarairi

Cordyline australis

Corynocarpus laevigatus

Cyathea dealbata

Cyathea medullaris

Cyathea smithii

Dacrycarpus dacrydioides

Dicksonia fibrosa

Dicksonia squarrosa

Dodonaea viscosa 'purpurea'

Griselinia lucida

Hoheria populnea

Knightia excelsa

Laurelia novae-zelandiae

Libocedrus bidwillii

Litsea calicaris

Meryta sinclairii

Metrosideros excelsa

Metrosideros robusta

Nestegis cunninghamii

Nothofagus fusca

Nothofagus solandri

Phyllocladus trichomanoides

Pittosporum eugenioides

Pittosporum tenuifolium

Plagianthus regius

Podocarpus hallii

Podocarpus totara

Prumnopitys ferruginea

Prumnopitys taxifolia

Pseudopanax crassifolius

Pseudopanax lessonii

Rhopalostylis sapida

Sophora microphylla

Sophora tetraptera

Vitex lucens

Weinmannia racemosa

Plants suitable for containers

Agathis australis

Arthropodium cirratum

Clematis paniculata

Clianthus puniceus

Cordyline australis

Cordyline banksii

Corynocarpus laevigatus

Dacrydium cupressinum

Entelea arborescens

Griselinia littoralis

Griselinia lucida

Libocedrus bidwillii

Libocedrus plumosa

Lophomyrtus bullata

Macropiper excelsum

Macropiper excelsum var psittacorum

Macropiper excelsum variegata

Macropiper melchoir

Melicytus lanceolatus

Meryta sinclairii

Metrosideros excelsa

Muehlenbeckia complexa

Pachystegia insignis

Phormium ' Cream Delight'

Phormium ' Dark Delight'

Phormium ' Rainbow Sunrise'

Phormium 'Apricot Queen

Phormium 'Chocolate Finger

Phormium cookianum

Phormium cookianum spp. hookeri

Phormium cookianum x tenax

Phormium 'Emerald Gem/Green Gem

Phormium 'Jack Spratt'

Phormium 'Jester'

Phormium 'Pepe'

Phormium 'Surfer Bronze'

Phormium tenax

Phormium tenax 'Bronze'

Phormium tenax chathamica

Phormium 'Thumbelina'

Phormium 'Tom Thumb'

Phormium 'Tricolour'

Phormium 'Yellow Wave'

Pittosporum eugenioides

Pittosporum tenuifolium

Poa cita

Podocarpus nivalis

Podocarpus totara

Pomaderris kumeraho

Pseudopanax crassifolius

Pseudopanax laetus

Pseudopanax lessonii

Rhopalostylis sapida

Schefflera digitata

Scleranthus uniflorus

Sophora 'Dragons Gold'

Sophora microphylla

Sophora tetraptera

Xeronema callistemon

Species with medicinal properties

Alectryon excelsus

Aristotelia serrata

Arthropodium cirratum

Austroderia fulvida syn Cortaderia

Austroderia splendens syn. Cortaderia

Austroderia toetoe syn. Cortaderia

Beilschmiedia tawa

Coprosma grandifolia

Cordyline australis

Dacrydium cupressinum

Dysoxylum spectabile

Elaeocarpus dentatus

Hebe stricta

Kunzea ericoides

Laurelia novae-zelandiae

Leptospermum scoparium

Litsea calicaris

Lophomyrtus bullata

Lophomyrtus obcordata

Macropiper excelsum

Melicope ternata

Melicytus ramiflorus

Metrosideros carminea

Metrosideros excelsa

Myoporum laetum

Myrsine australis

Phormium tenax

Phyllocladus trichomanoides

Pittosporum eugenioides

Podocarpus totara

Pomaderris kumeraho

Prumnopitys ferruginea

Pseudowintera colorata

Schefflera digitata

Sophora microphylla

Sophora tetraptera

Vitex lucens

Weinmannia silvicola

Plants that tolerate drier sites (once established)

Acaena caesiiglauca

Acaena inermis

Acaena inermis 'Purpurea'

Acaena novae-zelandiae

Anemanthele lessoniana

Arthropodium bifurcatum 'Matapouri Bay'

Arthropodium cirratum

Astelia banksii

Austroderia fulvida syn Cortaderia

Austroderia richardii syn Cortaderia

Austroderia splendens syn. Cortaderia

Austroderia toetoe syn. Cortaderia

Austroderia turbaria syn. Cortaderia

Brachyglottis greyii

Brachyglottis greyii 'Sunshine'

Carex tahoata 'Taupo Bronze Warrior'

Carex buchananii

Carex comans

Carex flagellifera

Carex 'Frosted Curls'

Carex 'Muriwai'

Carex testacea

Chionochloa flavicans

Chionochloa pallens

Chionochloa rigida

Chionochloa rubra

Chionochloa Taupo Geyser

Coprosma 'Taiko'

Coprosma acerosa

Coprosma 'Bowling Green'

Coprosma crassifolia

Coprosma 'Hawera'

Coprosma repens

Coprosma rhamnoides

Coprosma virescens

Disphyma australe

Dodonaea viscosa

Elingamita johnsonii

Euphorbia glauca

Festuca coxii

Festuca novae-zelandiae

Griselinia lucida

Hibiscus diversifolius

Hibiscus trionum

Kunzea ericoides

Lepidium oleraceum

Leptospermum scoparium

Libertia peregrinans

Metrosideros excelsa

Muehlenbeckia complexa

Myoporum laetum

Olearia albida

Olearia albida var angulata

Olearia nummularifolia

Olearia paniculata

Olearia solandri

Olearia traversii

Ozothamnus leptophyllus

Pachystegia insignis

Phormium cookianum

Pimelia tommentosa

Pittosporum crassifolium

Pittosporum Stephens Island

Pittosporum umbellatum

Plagianthus divaricatus

Poa cita

Pomaderris kumeraho

Pseudopanax lessonii

Spinifex sericeus

Xeronema callistemon

Species of cultural signicance

Agathis australis - war canoes and gum

Beilschmiedia tawa - bird spears

Carpodetus serratus - tool handles

Coprosma robusta - priestly rites

Corynocarpus laevigatus - food source

Dodonaea viscosa - war clubs

Elaeocarpus dentatus - Maori bread

Eleocharis sphacelata - floor mats

Entelea arborescens - fishing boat nets

Fuchsia excorticata - jam from berries

Hoheria populnea - ornamental trimmings & cordage

Lepidium oleraceum - to combat scurvy

Leptospermum scoparium - 'tea' drink

Pennantia corymbosa - make fire

Phormium tenax - fibre products and clothes

Phyllocladus trichomanoides - drying cloaks

Pittosporum eugenioides - scent for skin

Podocarpus hallii - buildings, bridges and canoes

Rhopalostylis sapida - edible unexpanded central bud

Schefflera digitata - make fire

Weinmannia racemosa - house construction

Windy conditions

Apodasmia similis

Austroderia fulvida syn Cortaderia

Austroderia richardii syn Cortaderia

Austroderia splendens syn. Cortaderia

Austroderia toetoe syn. Cortaderia

Carex tahoata 'Taupo Bronze Warrior'

Carex buchananii

Carex comans

Carex flagellifera

Carex 'Frosted Curls'

Carex 'Muriwai'

Carex testacea

Chionochloa flavicans

Chionochloa pallens

Chionochloa rubra

Chionochloa Taupo Geyser

Coprosma acerosa

Coprosma chathamica pinnacle

Coprosma 'Hawera'

Coprosma intertexta

Coprosma 'Minogue'

Coprosma repens

Coprosma rhamnoides

Coprosma x kirkii

Cordyline australis

Corokia cotoneaster

Corokia 'Little Prince'

Dodonaea viscosa

Festuca coxii

Festuca novae-zelandiae

Griselinia littoralis

Hebe elliptica

Hebe stricta

Kunzea ericoides

Leptospermum scoparium

Libertia grandiflora

Libertia peregrinans

Libertia 'Taupo Blaze'

Libertia 'Taupo Sunset'

Metrosideros excelsa

Muehlenbeckia complexa

Myoporum laetum

Olearia lineata

Olearia paniculata

Olearia solandri

Olearia traversii

Ozothamnus leptophyllus

Pachystegia insignis

Pachystegia insignis var minor

Phormium cookianum

Pittosporum crassifolium

Pittosporum Stephens Island

Pittosporum tenuifolium

Plagianthus divaricatus

Poa cita

Clay soils

Aristotelia serrata

Austroderia fulvida syn Cortaderia

Carex tahoata 'Taupo Bronze Warrior'

Carex flagellifera

Coprosma lucida

Coprosma robusta

Hebe parviflora

Hebe stricta

Kunzea ericoides

Leptospermum scoparium

Olearia paniculata

Phormium cookianum

Phormium tenax

Pittosporum eugenioides

Pittosporum tenuifolium

Pomaderris kumeraho

Shady areas

Alseuosmia macrophylla

Asplenium bulbiferum

Astelia fragrans

Blechnum discolor

Blechnum fluviatile

Blechnum novae-zealandiae

Carex dissita

Cordyline banksii

Cyathea dealbata

Cyathea medullaris

Cyathea smithii

Dianella nigra

Fuchsia excorticata

Gahnia setifolia

Machaerina sinclairii

Macropiper excelsum

Microlaena avenacea

Pneumatopteris pennigera

Poa anceps

Schefflera digitata

Uncinia unciniata

Colder / frosty regions

Acaena inermis

Acaena novae-zelandiae

Aciphylla aurea

Aciphylla dieffenbachii

Aciphylla squarrosa

Astelia fragrans

Astelia nervosa

Austroderia fulvida syn Cortaderia

Austroderia richardii syn Cortaderia

Austroderia turbaria syn. Cortaderia

Blechnum novae-zealandiae

Carex astonii

Carex buchananii

Carex comans

Carex dipsacea

Carex dissita

Carex flagellifera

Carex 'Frosted Curls'

Carex geminata

Carex lambertiana

Carex lessoniana

Carex maorica

Carex secta

Carex testacea

Carex virgata

Carmichaelia odorata

Carpodetus serratus

Chionochloa flavicans

Chionochloa pallens

Chionochloa rigida

Chionochloa rubra

Chionochloa Taupo Geyser

Coprosma rugosa 'Clearwater Gold'

Coprosma acerosa

Coprosma crassifolia

Coprosma 'Flat Freddy

Coprosma 'Minogue'

Coprosma propinqua

Coprosma rhamnoides

Coprosma rugosa

Coprosma rugosa 'Lobster'

Coprosma tayloriae

Cordyline australis

Corokia 'Bronze King'

Corokia cotoneaster

Corokia 'Emerald & Jade'

Corokia 'Frosted Chocolate'

Corokia 'Geentys Green'

Corokia 'Red Wonder'

Cyperus ustulatus

Dacrycarpus dacrydioides

Dacrydium cupressinum

Dianella nigra

Dicksonia fibrosa

Dodonaea viscosa

Festuca coxii

Griselinia littoralis

Griselinia littoralis 'Broadway Mint'

Hebe albicans

Hebe buxifolia

Hebe canterburiensis

Hebe carnosula

Hebe diosmifolia

Hebe divaricata

Hebe evenosa

Hebe 'Hartii'

Hebe odora

Hebe odora prostrata

Hebe parviflora

Hebe pauciramosa

Hebe recurva

Hebe rupicola

Hebe 'Snowcap'

Hebe stricta

Hebe subalpina

Hebe 'Sutherlandii'

Hebe topiaria

Hebe townsonii

Hebe venustula

Hebe vernicosa

Hebe 'Wiri Dawn'

Hebe 'Wiri Mist'

Hoheria angustifolia

Hoheria glabrata

Hoheria lyallii

Hoheria sexstylosa

Juncus edgariae

Juncus pallidus

Kunzea ericoides

Leptinella squalida 'Platts Black'

Libertia peregrinans

Libertia 'Taupo Blaze'

Libertia 'Taupo Sunset'

Libocedrus bidwillii

Lophomyrtus obcordata

Metrosideros robusta

Metrosideros umbellata

Myrsine australis

Myrsine divaricata

Nothofagus fusca

Nothofagus menziesii

Nothofagus solandri var cliff

Olearia ilicifolia

Olearia lineata

Olearia macrodonta

Olearia nummularifolia

Phormium cookianum

Phormium tenax

Phyllocladus alpinus

Pittosporum tenuifolium

Pittosporum tenuifolium spp colensoi

Pittosporum turneri

Plagianthus regius

Poa cita

Podocarpus nivalis

Podocarpus totara

Polystichum vestitum

Prumnopitys ferruginea

Prumnopitys taxifolia

Pseudopanax colensoi

Pseudopanax crassifolius

Pseudopanax ferox

Pseudopanax laetus

Pseudowintera colorata

Scleranthus biflorus

Scleranthus uniflorus

Sophora godleyi

Sophora microphylla

Sophora tetraptera

Uncinia unciniata

Native trees and shrubs for bees

Aristotelia serrata

Carmichaelia australis

Carmichaelia odorata

Coprosma robusta

Cordyline australis

Elaeocarpus dentatus

Geniostoma rupestre

Hebe speciosa

Hoheria angustifolia

Knightia excelsa

Kunzea ericoides

Leptospermum scoparium

Leucopogon fasiculatus

Melicytus ramiflorus

Metrosideros excelsa

Metrosideros robusta

Metrosideros umbellata

Phormium tenax

Pittosporum eugenioides

Pittosporum ralphii

Pittosporum tenuifolium

Pseudopanax arboreus

Pseudopanax colensoi

Pseudopanax crassifolius

Quintinia acutifolia

Rhopalostylis sapida

Sophora microphylla

Sophora tetraptera

Weinmannia racemosa