Brown Pine

Brown Pine: Podocarpus grayae

Family Podocarpaceae

Dulgubarra Yidinji name: DALGAL

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Tree to 30m tall, belonging to the largest extant family of southern conifers. Distribution: widespread from coastal rainforests, Cardwell to Cape York and outlier populations. The fruit is attached to a fleshy red receptacle, which acts as a reward for dispersers.