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Afrocarpus falcatus, Podocarpus falcatus, Common Yellowwood, Bastard Yellowwood, African Pine Tree, Weeping Yew

Afrocarpus falcatus, Podocarpus falcatus

Common Yellowwood, Bastard Yellowwood, African Pine Tree, Weeping Yew
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: South Africa
Can be used for bonsaiBig tree > 20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterEthnomedical plant.
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Afrocarpus gracilior, Podocarpus gracilior, African Fern Pine

Afrocarpus gracilior, Podocarpus gracilior

African Fern Pine
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: Eastern Africa
Can be used for bonsaiBig tree > 20 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate water

A dense, graceful tall evergreen tree with dark gray bark and pendulous branches that are heavily clothed in 2-3 inch long, narrow dark green leaves.



Afrocarpus gracilior, Podocarpus gracilior, African Fern Pine
Afrocarpus gracilior, Podocarpus gracilior, African Fern Pine


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Afrocarpus mannii, Podocarpus mannii, Afrocarpus

Afrocarpus mannii, Podocarpus mannii

Afrocarpus
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: Tropical Africa
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular water

The only gymnosperm is a single endemic species from São Tome and Principe.





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Nageia motleyi, Podocarpus motleyi, Nageia

Nageia motleyi, Podocarpus motleyi

Nageia
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate water

Nageia motleyi, Podocarpus motleyi, Nageia
Nageia motleyi, Podocarpus motleyi, Nageia


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Nageia nagi, Podocarpus nagi, Myrica nagi, Asian Bayberry, Broadleaf Podocarpus

Nageia nagi, Podocarpus nagi, Myrica nagi

Asian Bayberry, Broadleaf Podocarpus
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: Japan, China
Can be used for bonsaiSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate water

Being from the Podocarpaceae family, Nageia nagi is a dioecious tree. Dioecious is when the male and female parts of the trees are on separate plants. It requires the wind for pollination, it cannot self-pollinate.



Nageia nagi, Podocarpus nagi, Myrica nagi, Asian Bayberry, Broadleaf Podocarpus


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Nageia wallichiana, Nageia blumei, Podocarpus blumei, Podocarpus wallichianus, Nageia

Nageia wallichiana, Nageia blumei, Podocarpus blumei, Podocarpus wallichianus

Nageia
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: Southeast Asia
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate water

Nageia wallichiana, Nageia blumei, Podocarpus blumei, Podocarpus wallichianus, Nageia
Nageia wallichiana, Nageia blumei, Podocarpus blumei, Podocarpus wallichianus, Nageia


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Podocarpus elatus, Plum Pine, Australian plum

Podocarpus elatus

Plum Pine, Australian plum
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: Australia
Can be used for bonsaiBig tree > 20 ftFull sunModerate waterOrnamental foliageEdibleSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short timeSeaside, salt tolerant plant

This is a large genus of about 95 species, mostly found in the southern hemisphere in warm-temperate to tropical areas of New Zealand, north through south-east Asia, Japan, Nepal and the cooler parts of South America. Podocarps appeared in the fossil record at the beginning of the Triassic period (250 million years ago).

The fleshy stems of the seeds were eaten by Aboriginal people in some parts of Australia.

The plant prefers light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils and requires well-drained soil. The plant prefers acid and neutral soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It requires moist soil. The plant can tolerate maritime exposure.




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Podocarpus elongatus, Breede River Yellowwood

Podocarpus elongatus

Breede River Yellowwood
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: South Africa
Can be used for bonsaiSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate water

Unlike the other Podocarpus that are tall trees with long straight boles, Podocarpus elongatus are usually multi-stemmed and as broad as they are high.



Podocarpus elongatus, Breede River Yellowwood
Podocarpus elongatus, Breede River Yellowwood


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Podocarpus falcatus, Outeniqua Yellowwood

Podocarpus falcatus

Outeniqua Yellowwood
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: South Africa
Can be used for bonsaiBig tree > 20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate water

This fast-growing, majestic Yellowwood is an excellent container plant and can also be decorated and used as an indoor Christmas tree.

The tree prefers a rich, moist soil, and benefits from irrigation in dry weather.





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Podocarpus macrophyllus, Buddhist Pine, Chinese Yew, Kusamaki, Inumaki

Podocarpus macrophyllus

Buddhist Pine, Chinese Yew, Kusamaki, Inumaki
Family: Podocarpaceae
Origin: Japan, China
Can be used for bonsaiSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterOrnamental foliageSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short timeSeaside, salt tolerant plant

It is a popular large shrub or small tree in gardens. Likes fertile, well drained soil. Good coastal plant; tolerates salt spray and withstands heat!





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