The Podocarpus Macrophyllus (yew Pine) is an excellent conservatory or foyer plant. This fine specimen can form an attractive topiary. The Yew Pine is a lovely compact plant with long green foliage that can be sculpted to your chosen shape. This plant needs lots of light and will be happy in direct sunlight, it will tolerate low temperatures during winter. Well-drained soil and reduced watering are essential to avoid root rot during the winter months.