Prumnopitys taxifolia (Sol. ex D.Don) de Laub.

Black Pine


Family: Podocarpaceae

Genus: Prumnopitys

Category: Tree - Evergreen

Size: To 75' tall

Description: 

Slender, drooping branchlets on stout, erect tree with broad crown. The bark has a hammered appearance. Linear dark green leaves.

History: 

Native to New Zealand.

Published in Blumea 24: 190 in 1978.

Basionym: Dacrydium taxifolium Sol. ex D.Don. - published in Descr. Pinus

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