Podocarpus salignus D.Don

Willow-leaved Podocarpus

Family: Podocarpaceae

Genus: Podocarpus

Category: Tree - Evergreen

Zones: Hardy to -15 to -20C (8b to 11)

Size: 20 to 60' tall

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun


Drooping branches and narrow, bright green foliage.


Native to Chile.

Published in Descr. Pinus v.2 p.20 in 1824 and in ed.3 #71 in 1832 (as Podocarpus saligna.

RHS Award of garden merit in 2002.


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