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Cupressus arizonica
Arizona Cypress
Pot size: 8cm   Our online price: £6.50
You can order it as gift wrapped present (+£6.50)
the plant is virtually blue pyramidal-shaped habit the yellow buds at the end hide the stems are the future male flowers available plant for sale - you will receive a similar plant part of available plant for sale from another angle

Common name in French:
Cyprès de l'Arizona
Common name in German:
Arizona-Zypresse
Other common names:
none known
Family:
Cupressaceae
Origin:
New Mexico, Arizona, California

Description:

Beautifully shaped evergreen tree with blue-grey "foliage". The leaves are scale-like, opposite and decussate and aromatic. It tolerates formative pruning and will grow best in full sun, it tolearates dry infertile, acide or alkaline soils. This is a great patio plant in large pot, or suitable for bonsai.

Growth rate is slow in first years but it grows quicker after that period.

Plant growing type:
evergreen, medium growing
Habit:
pyramidal crowned medium tree
Size when mature in m:
10-15m
Main feature (value):
stem and leaf
Spring value:
stem colour and leaf
Summer value:
stem colour and leaf
Autumn value:
stem colour and leaf
Winter value:
stem colour and leaf
Autumn coloration:
no coloration as this is an evergreen species (drops its old foliage continuously)
Flower colour:
Yellow
Fruit colour:
brownish, dry and not showy
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Drought tolerance:
high
Optimum ph:
neutral-slightly alkaline (pH 7-7,5)
Preferred location:
full sun
Where to plant:
good for rockeries, on the patio or amonf mediterranean shrubs or trees, also suitable for bonsai
Pests and diseases:
this tree is generally pest- and disease-free
Herbal usage:
none known
Edibility:
not edible
Toxicity to humans:
not known
Optimum growing conditions:
full sun, well drained soil (drought tolerant). Susceptible to wind damage.

Height in cm:
30-40
Pot size:
8cm
Age in year:
3 (this tree is grown from seed on our nursery)
Our online price:
£6.50

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