Genus Podocarpus can be evergreen shrubs or trees, with spirally arranged leaves which may be linear or narrowly lanceolate. Found in the wild in Chile where conversion from natural to plantation forest has seen a substantial decline in the population size and distribution.
Details Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery 'Podocarpus salignus' is also known in Chile as Mañío de hojas largas (long leaved).
Soil Type: Acid, alkaline, heavy clay, light sandy, normal. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Evergreen. Foliage Colour: Green Ultimate Height: 8m. Ultimate Spread: 3m Time to ultimate height: 20-50 years. Pot Size: 3 litre and 10 litre. Special Attributes: It has lush foliage typified by the contrast in old darker green and new more lime greenish coloured growth.