Species

Podocarpus elatus

Etymology

Podocarpus: foot or stalk fruit

Common Name(s)

brown pine

Authority

Podocarpus elatus R.Br. ex Endl.

Family

Podocarpaceae

Flora Category

Vascular - Exotic

Structural Class

Dicotyledonous Trees & Shrubs

Flower Colours

No Flowers

Reason for Introduction

Horticultural

Life Cycle and Dispersal

Dioecious tree - occasionally male and female trees occur together, viable fruit is formed and will germinate. Fruits are dispersed by birds and by gravity.

This page last updated on 28 Jul 2014