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Cunninghamia lanceolata

Common Name(s):
China fir
Cultivar(s):
Chason's Gift
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Good green color during growing season; tends to "brown out" inside as it matures.

Height:
30-75 ft.
Flower:
Group of small, squarish cones
Zones:
7-9
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to shade; moist, prefers well-drained soil but does well in damp heavy soil; needs wind protection
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Pyramidal when young; open, pendulous branches; often multistemmed
Width:
20-30 ft.
Growth Rate:
Slow to moderate
Leaf:
Bright green to blue green, flat needles; sharp point on end; may discolor in winter to bronze green
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 1977

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