Red Tip Mountain Plum Pine - Podocarpus x 'Red Tip'

Regular price $21.99

This colorful gem is great for miniature gardens in warmer climates - especially for the southeastern States. The new growth emerges deep red and burgundy that matures to a dark evergreen. The foliage will blush red again in winter if planted in full sun and last through the winter.

Slow growing and well-behaved. Can tolerate pruning or shear it into a low hedge when it gets too big. Drought tolerant once established in the landscape. 

One of the smallest Podocarpus available.

  • Lovely texture
  • Deep rich color
  • Slow growing
  • Growth rate is 2” to 4” per year
  • Globe to spreading, can be pruned
  •  Evergreen
  • Cold hardy to Zones 7 through 10, or hardy to 10F
  • Heat hardy zones 10 through 7
  • Full sun to part shade
  • You can grow Podocarpus indoors and put it outside in the summer
  • Indoor Care: provide a well-lit, cool spot with sufficient humidity
  • Comes in a 4" pot



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