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PODOCARPUS nivalis 'Livingstone'

Commonly known as Alpine totara

Light green foliage, female
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Availability yet to be determined - We don't yet know when or if this plant is coming back into stock
£14.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £12.00 each

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  • Evergreen - rigid, linear leaves 1-2cm (½-¾in) long set radially around the slender shoots
  • Height - 30cm (12in)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - spreading, dense, rounded shrub. Cone-like structures in late spring are followed by oblong, bright red fruits when pollinated by a male plant
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - free-fruiting female plant
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - New Zealand (South Island). Livingstone Mountains. Seed collected by G. Hutchins, County Park Nursery, Essex
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept - - slightly back from the sea with more shelter
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile. Humus-rich
30cm (12in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  60cm (24in)
 

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