Or

Podocarpus Neriifolius - Plant

podocarpus neriifolius - plant title=
Note: The image is for reference purpose. Actual plant height will be 0.5 to 3ft.
The podocarpus, or yew pine, is a shrub or small tree with dark green needle-like leaves.
( 2 times booked in last 90 days )
Sales price R 498
No stock
Today Offer : Get Rs 425 Summer veg seeds pack Free!!

The pack contains 4 seed packets as below
  • Brinjal Seeds
  • Coriander Seeds
  • Chilli Seeds
  • Squash Seeds
*Offer Valid on minimum order of Rs 500. Offer valid till stock last.


8 inch Plastic Pot Free!!

-High Quality 8 inch Plastic Pot with each plant.
-Offer Valid on orders with 3 or more Plants


Suited to grow near ocean coasts because of their salt tolerance, podocarpus trees (Podocarpus spp.).Depending upon the specific variety, podocarpus grow best in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 8b through 11.

Common name: Brown Pine . Botanical name: Podocarpus Neriifolius Family: Podocarpaceae (Podocarp family). Synonyms: Margbensonia neriifolia, Podocarpus discolor, Podocarpus macrophyllus
Height: They can grow to be 50 feet (15.2 meters) tall with a spread of up to 25 feet (7.6 meters).
Difficulty level: easy.

Planting & Care
You can plant podocarpus from seeds or from cuttings. While hardwood cuttings take root easily, podocarpus seeds can take up to six months to germinate. Soaking the seeds in saturated salt water for two days before planting them will improve the germination rate.

Sunlight: Sunny, or partially sunny spot.

Soil: Fertile, well-drained soil.

Water: Wait for the water to drain down through the soil completely.

Temprature: Prefers temperatures between 61 and 68 degrees Fahrenheit (16.1 and 20 degrees Celsius).

Fertilizer: These plants need additional iron and magnesium; iron is partially supplied by the Miracid. In addition, apply a dose of chelated iron twice yearly. To prevent magnesium deficiency, use 2-3 applications of Epsom Salts.

Care:
  • Pruning is necessary to get the side branches to grow.
  • Pinch back new growth as necessary, and remove oversized needles.
  • If a plant with bushier appearance is required, cut back all side branches by half.
  • New growth will readily develop.
  • Some form of light staking is advisable for the main stems of a potted plant.

Use
Ornamental use:
  • This plant makes a good hedge or screen, and can grow either indoors or outdoors.


Reference:
http://homeguides.sfgate.com/ http://home.howstuffworks.com/
Tag cloud : buy online plant podocarpus neriifolius - plant,buy plants online podocarpus neriifolius - plant,buy online plants podocarpus neriifolius - plant,buy plant online podocarpus neriifolius - plant,buy plants online india podocarpus neriifolius - plant,podocarpus neriifolius - plants buy online,online plant nursery podocarpus neriifolius - plant,podocarpus neriifolius - plant nursery,podo

Ask any gardening related query, Get answer within 1 day

Ask query now

( 12000+ queries answered )

Check nursery experts recommendations, top 10 list 

Check  NOW

( 1500+ recommendations given )

Read customer blogs, suggestions, tips & experiences on gardening in India

Read Blogs NOW

( 800+ blogs written by users )

Learn gardening & plants care through video lessons created by garden lovers

Watch videos

( 15000+ videos collection )

About

Join us

Newsletter

Subscribe to get special offers!
We promise absolutely NO SPAM.