Project Description

Alternative Names:

  • Hangehange
  • Maori Privet
  • Papa

Geniostoma ligustrifolium is a bushy shrub up to 4 m in height with slender brittle branches found mainly in lowland and coastal forests. The bright greens opposite shiny pointed oval leaves are 4-8 cm long and are soft and shiny. It has tiny, greenish-white, perfumed, slightly hairy flowers in spring.


  • Median Height: 3m tall x 2m wide