PODOCARPUS HENKELII - HENKEL'S YELLOWWOOD
A medium to large tree with dense, lush green foliage which is narrow and thin. Very slow growing and mildly drought tolerant. New growth appears with pinkish tones which changes to lime green. A very attractive tree, it provides an interesting ornamental feature in the garden or an open space but is also useful as a thick screening or even a hedge.
Specimen tree and garden feature
Hedging and screening
Raised hedge or tree
Beyond the norm
Can be pruned lightly to adapt to a formal setting.
15 year height
Moist free draining soil, can handle mild drought
Shelter from very strong winds
Protect from harsh frost
Full sun to semi shade
Tall, upright, compact
Available grades (subject to demand)