Mountain Plum Pine
Podocarpus lawrencei 'Red Tip'
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly or more often in extreme heat. Tolerates brief dry periods, when established.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall, slightly wider in 10 years.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly or more often in extreme heat. Tolerates brief dry periods, when established.|
Prefers well-draining soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Once established, periodic summer water is advised where drought is a threat. Feed with a general fertilizer before spring growth.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 10