Podocarpus gracilior makes a great hedge as well as a moderate sized tree.
It is easily trimmed and can be kept to any size.
These Podocarpus trees were recently planted into their 24 inch boxes. They are already 10 1/2 ft tall x 3 1/2 ft wide. They are beginning to fill in nicely.
Podocarpus gracilior std 24in box 10.5ftx3.5ft
Podocarpus gracilior Standard 15g vocw We do not have many of these 15 gallon sizes left. Large sizes across the nursery industry are very hard to find.
Podocarpus gracilior Standard 15g vocw
Podocarpus gracilior Espaliered 12 ft tall. This shrub can be beautiful against a wall.
Podocarpus gracilior Espaliered 12 ft tall Trunk
Podocarpus gracilior Hedge Untrained 12 ft
Podocarpus gracilior foliage
Podocarpus gracilior Hedge 14ft
Podocarpus gracilior Hedge 14ft Trunk
Podocarpus gracilior trunk of a 30 year old 12 ft tall hedge. Note how slender the trunk remains because it has been trimmed all these years. This is inside the shrub where there is no light so the foliage is thin. The public will never see this.
The root system is non aggressive with a moderate sized trunk.