Podocarpus Matapouri Blue

Plant Details

Plant Variety:






Coastal Tolerance:

A compact form of the NZ native totara producing attractive blue-grey foliage. Trims well to form a tidy hedge or useful as a contrasting colour in the garden or containers. Quick to gain height when young then slowly fills out. Grows well in most soils. Sun. Hardy. Evergreen.
Plant Care: 
very useful as hedging or also useful for bonsai. Require a moist but well drained soil with plenty of organic matter. Water regularly to maintain plant health during hot periods. Add a mulch of organic matter in autumn, prune off any dead growth as required.