• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Slowly reaches 15 to 20 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Year-Round Interest
    Blooms:
    Conifer; prized for foliage.
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:SEE-drus at-LAN-ti-ka
    Plant type:Conifer
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Sunset climate zones:3 - 10, 14 - 24
    Growth habit:Weeping
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Slowly reaches 15 to 20 ft. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Silver-blue
    Blooms:Conifer; prized for foliage.
    Companion PlantsCamellia (Camellia); Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia); Magnolia (Magnolia); Japanese Maple (Acer); Fuschia (Fuschia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Best in loamy well-drained soils, but highly adaptable. Avoid overly wet sites. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates drought and requires little care. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Prune to maintain desired shape.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.