Cedrus atlantica 'Glauca'
- Common Name(s):
- Blue Atlas cedar
Cast dense shade; drought tolerant
- 60-100 ft.
- 2-3 in. cones; erect barrel shaped
- Sun to partial shade; range of soil types including dry, clay and sandy soil but not wet, poorly drained sites
- Medium to fine
- Open, stiff habit when young; widely pyramidal flat topped with age; retains lower branches
- 40 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- .5-1 in. green to silvery blue, narrow needles in spirals; thicker and more stout than other cedars
NCCES plant id: 1943