Category: Shrub - Evergreen
Zones: Hardy to -16C
Size: To 40" tall and wide.
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Multi-branched erect shrub. Prefers well-drained soil.
'Purple King' - foliage blue-green in summer with purple-bronze tones in winter, to 3' tall and 6' wide
Published in London J. Bot. 4: 151 in 1845.
Native to Australia.
Basionym of Podocarpus alpinus var. lawrencei (Hook.f.) Hook.f.
'Lawrencei' commemorates Robert William Lawrence (1807-1833), a botanical collector and amateur botanist in Tasmania.