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petriei

Small, fragrant, nodding green-white flowers with cream stamens on the male plant. The tepals are hairy on the reverse. Named for the Scottish botanist Donald Petrie.

Fragrant: Yes
Approximate height: 1.5 - 2.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Apr May
Aspect: Sunny
USDA zones: 7 8 9
Pruning: No pruning (Group 1)
Country of origin: New Zealand
Parentage: Species
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 3.5cm (male), 3cm (female)
Tepals: 5-8, male: 2cm long, female: 1.5cm long