- Common Name(s):
- Pond cypress
- Prairie Sentinel
Native tree tolerant of wet sites.
Compare this plant to: Taxodium distichum
- 70-80 ft.
- 2 in. cones
- Sun, range of soil types including wet and dry soil. This species has been known to tolerate flooded conditions for extended periods of time.
- Narrowly pyramidal; secondary branches originate at right angles to trunk
- 15-20 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- Thread-like soft, bright green needles with blue gray bloom; held upright; bright orange fall color
NCCES plant id: 2213