name botanical:Sciadopitys verticillata
height:up to 30 m (99 ft)
The needles are green, up to 15 cm long and adhere radially on the branch.
The cones are up to 10 cm (7.9 in) long and brown.
bark:The bark is first yellow-brown and smooth, later brown and rough.
location:sun to half-shade
soil:sandy to loamy strong
ph value:acidic to neutral
The Sciadopitys grows conical and is branched to the ground.