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Genus of one species of monoecious, evergreen coniferous tree or shrub in the Podocarp family.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Conifer
  • Tree - or shrub
  • Full sun - shelter from midday sun and strong winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - yew-like coniferous tree or shrub with braches in whorls.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Chile, Argentina
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - moderately fertile.
  • Neutral to acid soil

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Commonly known as: Prince Albert's yew.
a conifer from Chile and Argentina named in honour of Prince Albert, consort of Queen Victoria from the Prussian province from which he came. It has a yew-like appearance with drooping branches and is an attractive ornamental tree
£16.00 each

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