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PODOCARPUS henkellii

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
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Available again from SEPTEMBER 2020 - This plant will be delivered when new stock arrives in early autumn
£20.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from SEPTEMBER 2020
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Evergreen - leaves 12-18cm (5-7in) long, attractively drooping.
  • Height - to 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - to 4m (13ft)
  • Tree - tall shrub or small tree
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Endangered in the wild - These plants are listed on the International Union for Conservation of Nature's list of 'Red Plants'. This is a list of threatened species in the wild, they are either critically, endangered or vulnerable to extinction. - Endangered
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - South Africa
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile. Humus-rich
  • Tree Shape - Broadly columnar -
to 6m (20ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  to 4m (13ft)
 

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