Dacrydium cupressinum

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Dacrydium cupressinum mature tree rimu red pine
Dacrydium cupressinum mature tree rimu red pine

A distinctive N.Z native forest canopy tree with an attractive drooping pyramidal form. Branches are densely clothed in short light green needle-like leaves which take on bronze tones in the colder months. Prefers rich soil. Also known as Rimu or Red Pine.

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Plant in a rich moist soil, Protected from the hottest sun. Feed regularly with Texture Plants 12 month planting food. Pruning should not be required other than crown lifting.