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Hebe stricta

Koromiko, Veronica stricta

A hebe found throughout the North Island with long pale green leaves and long white spike flowers in Summer.

It is a common Hebe naturally found in the Auckland Ecological Region.

The koromiko is a fast growing shrub, easily established and prefers open habitats, on the edge of bush and wetlands.

The koromiko does not tolerate shade.

It will not grow under kauris

It is a pioneer plant useful to plant as a nurse crop for revegetation planting.

Recently Hebe stricta has been reclassified and the botanical name has changed to Veronica stricta.
  • H 1m x W 1m
  • Full sun only
  • Tolerates wet
  • Hardy

Plants supplied are from the Tamaki and Waitakere Ecological Districts

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