Taxodium distichum v. mexicana
- Common Name(s):
- Mexican swamp cypress
Good street tree tolerates wet sites.
Compare this plant to: Taxodium distichum
- 60-80 ft.
- 2 in. cones
- Sun, range of soil types including damp soil, drought tolerant. This species has been known to tolerate flooded conditions for extended periods of time.
- Broadly spreading; branches slightly bowed; long arching shoots
- Growth Rate:
- Lighter green than T. distichum; holds sandy gold foliage late into fall
NCCES plant id: 2214