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PODOCARPUS

Commonly known as Alpine totara

 

Further Reading....

  • Conifer - with spirally arranged leaves, variable in shape. Male flowers yellow or red, female green in cone-like structures
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - thrives in humid or high rainfall climates. Yew-like but not harmful. Wind pollinated. Male and female plants needed to produce plum-like, usually single seeded fruits with red fleshy aril at base. Genus notably resistant to honey fungus (Pfaf).
  • Pests & Diseases - trouble free
  • Place of origin - warm temperate to tropical forests
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -

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PODOCARPUS acutifolius

PODOCARPUS acutifolius  >


Commonly known as: Sharp-leaved totara.
Very unusual foliage form with a dense prickly habit
£14.50 £10.88 each

PODOCARPUS x 'County Park Fire'   AWARD

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Salmon-pink new growth in MAY, rich reddish-orange in winter. Slow growing
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£14.50 each

PODOCARPUS cunninghamii 'Roro'

PODOCARPUS cunninghamii 'Roro'  >


Commonly known as: Hall's totara.
(hallii) - male with pointed pale green leaves. The new shoots are a startling cream to purplish colour
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£14.50 each
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PODOCARPUS elongatus 'Blue Chip'

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Commonly known as: Breede River yellowwood.
Startling blue new growth on this unusual and slightly tender plant with an upright habit and chubby leaves
£17.50 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

PODOCARPUS henkellii

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Commonly known as: Henkel's yellowwood.
South African species which has proved just as hardy as P. salignus in the last 3 winters. Extremely long and slightly curved dark green leaves. A compact growing small tree
£20.00 each
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PODOCARPUS nivalis

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Commonly known as: Alpine totara.
One of the hardiest species for the UK which forms a low spreading mound and makes excellent ground cover
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£14.50 each

PODOCARPUS nivalis 'Kilworth Cream'  AWARD

PODOCARPUS nivalis 'Kilworth Cream'  >


Commonly known as: Alpine totara.
A compact dwarf shrub with a creamy-white hue all year but especially in winter. New growth is pinkish in spring
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£14.50 each
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PODOCARPUS nivalis 'Livingstone'

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Commonly known as: Alpine totara.
Light green foliage
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£14.50 each
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PODOCARPUS nivalis 'Ruapehu'

PODOCARPUS nivalis 'Ruapehu'  >


Commonly known as: Alpine totara.
Reddish new growth
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£14.50 each
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PODOCARPUS 'Red Embers'

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Dwarf conifer. Orange-red new growth and deep maroon purple in winter. Female variety. Will produce red berries if pollinated
£14.50 each

PODOCARPUS salignus   AWARD

PODOCARPUS salignus  >


Commonly known as: Willow podocarp.
(Syn. chilensis) - long, shiny, dark green leaves, an excellent background foliage for flower arrangements
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£14.50 each
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PODOCARPUS x 'Spring Sunshine'

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Creamy-yellow new growth with a pink tinge
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£14.50 each

PODOCARPUS x 'Young Rusty'

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Free fruiting female form with rust coloured foliage
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£14.50 each

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