Hebe odora (syn Hebe buxifolia) is an upright, rounded, evergreen shrub, which can reach 40 in (1 m) high or more, depending the particular form. The green, spear-shaped leaves are glossy above, dull beneath, about 0.6 in (1.5 cm) long, the edges are yellow. Flowers are white, early summer. A hebe hardy in the UK.
Found in damp ground in subalpine areas in North Island, South Island, Stewart Island and Auckland Island, New Zealand. Sometimes called the ‘boxwood hebe’.