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Cedrus deodara

Common Name(s):
Deodar cedar
Cultivar(s):
Aurea, Glacier, Glacier Blue, Glauca, Gold Cone, Himalayan, Jim, Pendula, Snowsprite, Shalimar - cold-hardy
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Good substitute for white pine; subject to cold injury in zone 6; needs protection from wind; central leader often dies out; cones on female tree; Learn more about "Cedrus deodara 'Pendula'" and        "Cedrus deodara 'Snow Sprite'".

Height:
40-70 ft.
Flower:
3-4 in. bluish green cones on female tree
Zones:
7-8
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; well drained, some what dry site
Texture:
Fine
Form:
Pyramidal; pendulous branches
Width:
30-40 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Leaf:
1-2 in. blue-green, sharp pointed needles; 15 to 20 per whorl
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 1945

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