Japanese umbrella Pine
Pot Size 1 litre
6 year old tree
Slow growing long lived
Sciadopitys Verticillata (Japanese Umbrella Pine)
Named after its whorls of bright green foliage encircling its branches like the spines of an umbrella. The sole member of the family Sciadopitysaceae and a living fossil with no close relatives.
An evergreen tree that dates back over 230 million years. Grows in acid to neutral soil, in sun or shade and will tolerate alkaline conditions. If grown in a pot only pot on when pot bound to a slightly larger pot.