Columnar Blue Atlas Cedar
Cedrus atlantica 'Glauca Fastigiata'
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established water deeply occasionally.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||SEE-drus at-LAN-tih-kuh GLAW-kuh fas-tih-jee-AY-tuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Grows 15 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide in 10 years; 40 ft. tall, 25 ft. wide with age.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Specimen, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established water deeply occasionally.|
|Companion Plants||Japanese Maple (Acer); Azalea (Azalea); Fuchsia (Fuchsia); Magnolia (Magnolia); Camellia (Camellia)|
Best in loamy well-drained soils, but highly adaptable. Water deeply and regularly during the first few growing seasons to develop an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild periodic drought. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9