Flowering and fruiting period: Not specified
Distribution: Australia to Polynesia
Habitat: Grown as ornamental tree
Uses: Edible seeds, Christmas tree, bowl carving Timber used for wood-turning and crafts-making
Key Characters: Conical (young) trees upto 30 m. Branches whorled,
horizontal or pendent; branchlets mostly distichous, horizontal or drooping.
Juvenile leaves awl-shaped, incurved, 4-angular, apex sharp pointed; leaves on
older stems broadly lanceolate or ovate, dorsally flattened.