• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Slowly reaches 40 to 50 ft. tall, 20 to 25 ft. wide; larger with age.
    Key Feature:
    Year-Round Interest
    Blooms:
    Conifer; prized for foliage.
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:SE-drus at-LAN-ti-ka GLA-ka
    Plant type:Conifer
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Sunset climate zones:3 - 10, 14 - 24
    Growth habit:Pyramidal
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Slowly reaches 40 to 50 ft. tall, 20 to 25 ft. wide; larger with age.
    Foliage color:Blue-green
    Blooms:Conifer; prized for foliage.
    Garden styleMediterranean, Rustic
    Companion PlantsCamellia (Camellia); Japanese Maple (Acer); Fuchsia (Fuchsia); Azalea (Azalea); Magnolia (Magnolia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Best in loamy well-drained soils, but highly adaptable. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Once established, water deeply, less frequently. 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: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.