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Podocarpus macrophyllus 'Okina'

Okina Variegated Japanese Yew

Podocarpus

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This exceptional, upright shrub produces stunning white new foliage that matures to dark green, with some white variegation; perfect as a privacy screen or sheared hedge, with its dense, long lived foliage; a great landscape accent or container specimen

Description

This exceptional, upright shrub produces stunning white new foliage that matures to dark green, with some white variegation; perfect as a privacy screen or sheared hedge, with its dense, long lived foliage; a great landscape accent or container specimen

Landscape Attributes

Okina Variegated Japanese Yew is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and can be pruned at anytime. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Okina Variegated Japanese Yew is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Mass Planting;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Okina Variegated Japanese Yew will grow to be about 6 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 6 feet. It has a low canopy, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 50 years or more.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

7a

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Soil Type:

6 feet

6 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

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