Podocarpus nivalis
(snow totara)

Details:

Foliage Colour: Green
Height: 50 cm
Width: 100 cm
Growth per Annum: Slow
Climate: Hardy
Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade
Soil: Dry, Moist
Category: Shrub
Features: Native. Attractive to birds, lizards and insects. Flower colour: No Flowers. Suitable for hedging and shelter. Suitable restoration species.

Low growing, almost prostrate shrub found in sub alpine parts of New Zealand, although can grow at low altitude as well. It has small leathery olive-green leaves and edible red berries in the autumn. Fantastic option for a trimmed low hedge.

Habitat: Montane to alpine. Common in open tussock grassland and subalpine scrub.

Flowering: September - November
Fruiting:    December - June [Fruit: Red]

Prices

  Each 20 or more 50 or more
2l Pot $8.50 $8.00 $7.50