Podocarpus totara

Drainage:DampVery DryWell Drained
Growth:Medium
Height Range:15
Site Conditions:CoastalExposedFrost TolerantHeavy SoilLoamy SoilSandy SoilWindy
Sunlight:Full Sun
Features:Attractive foliageAttractive to BirdsAttractive to insectsEvergreenSuitable for Revegetation SpeciesSuitable for Shelter
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Description

Classic NZ Native – Needle-like olive green leaves, orange-red fruit between April and May. Bark red/brown, good shaped tree with durable timber, traditionally used for making waka and carvings. Tolerates a wide range of sites.

Totara are not garden trees, they are idea;l for revegetation and riparian upper bank planting.

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