Plant Catalog - METROSIDEROS EX GALA PR 5
METROSIDEROS EX GALA PR 5
METROSIDEROS EXCELSA 'GALA'
VARIEGATED NEW ZEALAND CHRISTMAS TREE
A small evergreen tree with a rounded, shrubby form. Oval, leathery foliage is dark green with variegated gold-splashed centers. From winter to early summer, bright orange-red, bottlebrush flowers attract pollinators of all sorts.
USDA zones: 9 - 11
Sunset zones: 16, 17, 23 - 24, H1, H2
Mature size: 5 - 10 feet high and 4 - 8 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate water