An evergreen shrub which is used for hedging in the Isles of Scilly. Seedlings have been reported in the wild. Lowland.
B. repanda was first cultivated in Britain in 1834 but can only be grown outside in the mildest of climates.
Native of New Zealand.
PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish plants. (.zip 1455KB) This dataset was compiled and published in 2004, and last updated in November 2008. Download includes an Excel spreadsheet of the attributes, and a PDF explaining the background and nomenclature. Note that the PDF version is the booklet as published, whereas the Excel spreadsheet incorporates subsequent corrections. A hardcopy can be purchased from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.