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Cedrus libani

Common Name(s):
Cedar of Lebanon
Cultivar(s):
ssp. Stenacon, Green Prince
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Not tolerant of air pollution; most cold hardy of cedars; difficulty to tranplant; does not tolerate shade

Height:
40-60 ft.
Flower:
3-5 in. upright cone; purple brown
Zones:
5-7
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun; moist, well-drained to dry soil
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Pyramidal in youth; dense; flat-topped, horizontally spreading branches with age; thick massive trunk; picturesque
Width:
30-50 ft.
Growth Rate:
Slow
Leaf:
.75-1.5 in. dark green to almost black green foliage; silver blue stripes
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 1946

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