Corynocarpus laevigatus, karaka

If you would like to attract kereru to your garden, this is one of the trees they love. Corynocarpus laevigatus or karaka¬†has attractive large dark glossy green leaves and is a common coastal species in Hawke’s Bay. This seed was sourced from Waipatiki. The large yellow fragrant fruits are produced in late summer. Plant in sunny moist soils.

Attracts: Icon for a Plant Hawke's Bay native plant that attracts birds