Chaparral Arizona Cypress
Cupressus arizonica var. glabra 'Chaparral'
Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||ku-PRES-us GLAY-bruh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Grows about 1 ft. per year; reaches 20 to 30 ft. tall, 8 to 12 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Windbreak, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.|
Highly adaptable; best with average to lean, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates periodic drought. Apply a slow-release fertilizer when new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9