Roman Candle™ Podocarpus

Roman Candle™ Podocarpus

Podocarpus macrophyllus 'Miu' PPIP

This low maintenance shrub features attractive white and green variegation.

Bloom/Feature

Unique white to light green new foliage; variegated

Plant Type

PreviewShrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9, 10

Zone Detail

Hardy to 0°F to 10°F

Key Features

Deer Resistant, Disease / Pest Resistance, Heat Tolerance, Upright Habit, Variegated Foliage, Year-Round Interest

Flowering Season

None

Use

Accent, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Planting

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

10-15' H x 4-6' W

Pruning

Shape in early spring before first flush

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in full sun to part shade
  • dig hole 2X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants