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Weeping Blue Atlas Cedar Cedrus atlantica 'Glauca Pendula'

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SAY-drus at-LAN-ti-kah
Description

Easily trained as espalier this plant makes a sculptural specimen statement in the landscape.  It has drooping, vertical branches with beautiful steel-blue needles and no well-defined central leader.

 

 

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#evergreen#sculptural#specimen#silver leaves#blue needles#showy leaves#espalier#cpp#needled evergreen#attractive foliage
 
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#evergreen#sculptural#specimen#silver leaves#blue needles#showy leaves#espalier#cpp#needled evergreen#attractive foliage
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Cedrus
    Species:
    atlantica
    Family:
    Pinaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Needled Evergreen
    Habit/Form:
    Weeping
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Available Space To Plant:
    12-24 feet
    24-60 feet
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Needled Evergreen
    Leaf Color:
    Blue
    Leaf Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Leaf Type:
    Needles
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Whorled
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Powdery, steel-blue needles borne in whorls Grown for its attractive foliage.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Design Feature:
    Specimen