Purple King Mountain Plum Pine
Podocarpus lawrencii 'Purple King'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing to 3 ft. tall by 6 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Prefers well-draining soil. Feed with a general fertilizer before spring growth.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 10