A chance hybrid between M. excelsa and M. fulgens with foliage that is light green and golden yellow and produces the typical Pohutukawa-type flowers during Summer. Best grown in a sunny position where soils are free-draining. A beautiful feature evergreen that is suitable for growing in coastal locations. A rare and unusual native that will need some protection from frosts when young.
Grows to approximately 3m both in height and width.