An evergreen Tree growing to 40 m (131ft 3in). It is hardy to zone 8. It is in leaf 12-Jan. The flowers are monoecious (individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant) and are pollinated by Wind. The plant prefers light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils and requires well-drained soil.The plant prefers acid and neutral soils. and can grow in very acid soils. It cannot grow in the shade.It requires dry or moist soil.