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Fern Podocarpus Tree

Podocarpus gracilior Standard (Afrocarpus elongatus) (Nageia falcatus)

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Fern Podocarpus Tree
Fern Podocarpus Tree
Fern Podocarpus Tree

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Fern Podocarpus Tree

Fern Podocarpus Tree

Podocarpus gracilior Standard (Afrocarpus elongatus) (Nageia falcatus)

Regular price $169.00
Regular price Sale price $169.00
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Mature height
40-50 ft.
Mature Width
20-40 ft.
Sun exposure
Sun/Part Sun
Growth Rate
Grows Well in Zones
9, 10, 11
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Add lush elegance to your landscaping with Podocarpus gracilior tree, a beautiful evergreen with closely set narrow green leaves that create a dense, luxuriant, fern-like appearance. The Fern Podocarpus can be grown in many forms such as a column, tree, or espalier and also has many names such as African Fern Pine, East African Yellow Wood, or Afrocarpus.  The soft and graceful appearance of the Fern Podocarpus tree makes it a popular choice as a hedge in the garden. The Fern Pine is ideal for both novice and more advanced gardeners as it is low maintenance, drought tolerant, and easy to grow.  Podocarpus gracilior Column grows moderately fast and in no time you can create a retreat in your yard or block out less desirable views with your Fern Podocarpus hedge or privacy screen. The Fern Podocarpus Column can also be used as a windbreak or planted as a single specimen tree to soften the look of patio hardscape or architecture. As a tree, Fern Podocarpus can reach a height of 50 feet, but as a tree the size and shape can easily be maintained with pruning or shearing, a characteristic that makes it ideal for a small garden or tight spaces. Podocarpus gracilior The tree brings an abundance of beauty and elegance to its surroundings and provides a year-round interest with its dark green fern-like foliage. The Fern Podocarpus requires minimal maintenance. Create your own private retreat and add lush elegance to your landscaping by ordering your Fern Podocarpus tree today. This Podocarpus will be a cherished value to any landscape.

Plant care

Plant in well-draining soil. Water regularly during the first year to aid the plant in establishing a strong root system, frequency can be cut back once established. Fertilize in the spring and prune to shape.

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