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
Slow-growing, dense pyramid 3 to 4 ft. tall in 10 years; ultimately 6 to 8 ft. tall, 5 to 6 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Dramatic Foliage Color
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Does not flower
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
Botanical Pronunciation:a- bees las-ee-oh-KAR-puh
Plant type:Conifer
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Growth habit:Pyramidal
Growth rate:Slow
Average landscape size:Slow-growing, dense pyramid 3 to 4 ft. tall in 10 years; ultimately 6 to 8 ft. tall, 5 to 6 ft. wide.
Foliage color:Blue-green
Blooms:Does not flower
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.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.