Podocarpus elatus, known as the plum pine, the brown pine or the Illawarra plum is a species of Podocarpus endemic to the east coast of Australia, in eastern New South Wales and eastern Queensland. It is a medium to large evergreen tree growing to 30–36 m tall with a trunk up to 1.5 m diameter

  • Tolerates drought & salt, frost tender.
  • Part shade/full sun
  • Height 5 - 10 metres (40 metres in the wild) width 4-7m
  • Edible fruit, fruits from 3-5yrs
  • Gondwana Land species
  • Attracts – bees & insects

Illawarra Plum - Podocarpus Elatus