The underside of the leaves have many tiny yellowish-green mites and eggshells. Tolerates very windy situations. Griselinia - diseased? Griselinia littoralis. It makes an excellent hedging plant for sheltered sites and coastal regions. Very hardy for dry, difficult or exposed sites. The oval leaves are leathery glossy and lush bright green. The National Vegetation Survey (NVS) Databank is a physical archive and electronic databank containing records of over 94,000 vegetation survey plots - including data from over 19,000 permanent plots. Leathery glossy ovate deep green leaves. Read More Griselinia Broadway Littoralis – By far the most popular Griselinia due to its fine leaf and great overall health once established. CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION. Feeding by psyllids causes the leaf edges on potatoes and tomatoes to upturn and go yellow or purple. On one side (West) the hedge is a beautiful 7' high, while on the East, it is is miserable - there are loads of dead shrubs. Griselinia littoralis 'Dixon's Cream', green and yellow leaves, close-up A panel of galvanised sheet metal, with NZ broadleaf Griselinia littoralis (kapuka), trained to surround the panel. Round-headed branching tree with a short, gnarled trunk. Artwork by themichellereid A panel of galvanised sheet metal, with NZ broadleaf Griselinia littoralis (kapuka), trained to surround the panel. I live near Stonefields and alot of the griselinia hedges in that suburb (2-4 years old) are dying, plus a little gem magnolia hedge - dead. How to Replant Griselinia. Of the six species in the Griselinia genus, New Zealand broadleaf or kapuka (Griselinia littoralis) is one of the most common. We have a 35-year-old Griselinia hedge, which is having a bit of a hard time at the moment. Griselinia littoralis is an evergreen shrub native to New Zealand, with light green, oval leaves, inconspicuous yellow summer flowers followed by purple fruits, if both sexes are grown together. NVS maintains a standard set of species code abbreviations that correspond to standard scientific plant names from the Ngä Tipu o Aotearoa - New Zealand Plants database. DMF81 Posts: 2. Small green flowers in spring are followed by green to black fruits loved by birds. Genus Griselinia are upright evergreen shrubs with simple, ovate leaves and tiny yellow-green flowers, male and female on separate plants Details G. littoralis is a fast-growing large evergreen shrub with light green, broadly oval leaves. In the autumn the female trees have small purple-black fruit. It trims up nice and easy and requires minimal attention once over 1500mm in height. In heavy infestations, you may see fine silk webbing on the plants, and the leaves lose much of their green colour. Griselinia Broadway Littoralis suit all property types especially when planted against a black … The hedge runs down both sides of the garden for about 30 meters. 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