Podocarpus macrophyllus ‘Maki’

Maki Yew Pine

Features

  • Dark green linear foliage with new spring growth which is pale green.
  • Will have some edible purple/light blue fruit in autumn.
  • Has a dense upright form.

Uses

  • Suitable for containers, hedges, as a visual or wind break.
  • Trims well for topiary, bonsai or espalier.
  • Given time, makes a great specimen tree for lawn or street trees.

Growing Conditions

  • Very wind and frost hardy.
  • Tolerates moderate coastal condition.
  • Grows in very dry to moist soil conditions.
  • Full sun to full shade.
Height Width
5 year old tree 1.25m .75m
10 year old tree 2.0m 1.25m
Country of Origin:   Japan
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