Ackama rosifolia (Makamaka)
Makamaka is a small tree producing profusion of creamy flowers in spring. Excellent in tubs or pots. Enjoys sun or shade and best in moist rich soils. For best growing protect from heavy frosts. This tree flowers in it’s first year in the North Island only from Kaitaia to just north of Wellsford.
Natural habitat is lowland forest, forest margins and streamsides.