Prumnopitys taxifolia

Matai

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Features
Evergreen
Native Tree
Conifer
Ornamental
Timber
Additional Attributes
Attracts Birds/Bees
Timber
Shade Tolerant
Attractive Bark
Ornamental
Non-poisonous to Animals
Non-poisonous to Humans

Syn.Podocarpus spicatus. This iconic tree transforms from a straggly tangled juvenile stage to a handsome tall tree. Bright-red fruit are attractive to birds including Keruru. Distinctive flaking bark has a hammered look. Yields high value timber. Common in lowland podocarp forests. Avoid frosts while young. Evergreen.

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