Podocarpus henkelii

AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 15m x 12m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
FRUITING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D

A large evergreen tree with a dense crown of drooping glossy dark green foliage. The bark is yellowish-grey and peels in long, narrow strips. The leaves are long (up to 17cm) and narrow. It bears large male cones and the female cones remain green.

MAINTENANCE:
The yellowwood is low maintenance.

WATER REQUIREMENTS:
Water moderately throughout the year until well established.

GARDEN THEMES:
Forest, woodland

LANDSCAPING USES:
A wonderful ornamental tree for a large garden.
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