Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate growing to 40 to 60 ft. tall, 20 to 30 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Year-round Interest
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Summer
Botanical Pronunciation:el-ee-o-CAR-pus dee-SIP-i-enz
Plant type:Tree
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate growing to 40 to 60 ft. tall, 20 to 30 ft. wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Summer
Flower color:White
Flower attributesFragrant
Design IdeasWith its beautiful foliage, fragrant flowers and winter fruit, this is an excellent tree for the large garden or lawn. Give it room to spread.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Pruning time: winter.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.