7 Oct 2020

Matamata’s popular phoenix palms could get the chop

From The Panel, 4:24 pm on 7 October 2020

Nineteen iconic phoenix palms in Matamata might be getting the chop. Residents are not happy about the decision, but the local council says they are poisonous and need to come down. Jo McCaroll from NZ Gardener shares her thoughts with The Panel.

Phoenix palm

Phoenix palm Photo: Wikimedia commons