Podocarpus totara TOTARA

Kaipaki Nursery and Orchard (Shopping at this outlet) 1

NZ$3.00

Product details:

SKU: PODOC
Brand:Growing on Line
Shipping Weight:0.11kg
Evergreen native tree

 

Full description:

This is the green form of the native totara.

 

Attractive specimen and hege. Mature trees produce very durable timber. Trees are either male or female with females having red berries in the autumn that attract birds. The leaves are small and prickly but not spiney, which makes them unattractive to sheep and rabbits once established THe nectar in the spring attacts bees

Will grow in a wide range of sites including very exposed and partially shaded. If planting as a hedge plant 1 metre apart

Frost tender when young but once established are hardy and tolerate the wind

 
Medium
2 m
15 m