Common name Matai
Code PB3
Grade 25-35cm
Approx size in 10 years 4 x 3m

Prumnopitys taxifolia

$7.95

  • Grade: 25-35cm
  • Common name:: Matai
  • Code:: PB3
  • Approx size in 10 years: 4 x 3m

This iconic tree transforms from a straggly tangled juvenile stage to a handsome tall tree. Bright-red fruit are attractive to birds.  Distinctive flaking bark has a hammered look. Yields high value timber. Common in lowland podocarp forests. Avoid frosts while young. Evergreen. Can reach up to 40 m high, with a trunk up to 2 m diameter.  Slow growth rate.

 

Quantity Price
1 - 9 $7.95
10 - 49 $7.50
50+ $6.95
$7.95
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