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A rare slow growing upright conifer with scale-like leaves in four ranks
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Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Large £55.00 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2020


  • Evergreen - green shoots produce wedge-shaped to broadly lance-shaped leaves to 5mm (¼in) long with fine, tapered points, whitish green on the inner side, dark green on the outer
  • Height - to 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - to 2m (6½ft)
  • Conifer - slow-growing shrub or small tree. Thin bark, peeling in strips. Female cones are reddish brown to 12m (½in) long, males slightly smaller.
  • Tree
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - cones are produced, attractively, at the tips of the branchlets
  • Ornamental bark
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - southern Chile, southern Argentina (Andes and Tierra del Fuego)
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving -
  • Wet or boggy soil
  • Tree Shape - Conical -
to 6m (20ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  to 2m (6½ft)

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