A green dinosaur, this native conifer goes back 300 million years to the Gondwana era. Small elegant cone-shaped pine trees with fine ferny bright green foliage, similar to Callitris. Grows in open gaps in tropical rainforest canopy, even at altitude; looks very fine as a feature plant in gardens.
DESCRIPTION: Elegantly-shaped native pine with fine bright green foliage; dates back to the Gondwana period. USES: Traditional Aussie native Christmas tree. Ideal planted as a formal row or as a stately specimen on its own. Suited to container planting. Very versatile. PLANTING: Mulch and water well until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Fertilise with native fertiliser early spring and at planting. CARE: Plant in a sunny to partly shaded position in the garden. Tolerates frost and dry conditions once established. Protect from strong winds. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 3-6m H x 2-3m W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide