Golden Deodar Cedar
Cedrus deodara 'Aurea'
Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.
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- Gardenworks - Victoria
4290 Blenkinsop Road Victoria BC V8X 2C4
- Brownes Home Center
860 Mullis Road Friday Harbor WA 98250
- B. Dinter Nursery
2205 Phipps Road Duncan BC V9L 6L2
- Saltchuck Mercantile
Dba: Ace Hardware Of Anacortes Anacortes WA 98221
|Botanical Pronunciation||SEE-drus dee-oh-DAR-uh AW-ree-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow to moderate growing; reaches 25 to 35 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Privacy Screen, Specimen, Windbreak, Coastal Exposure, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Japanese Maple (Acer); Azalea (Azalea); Lily of the Valley Shrub (Pieris); Barberry (Berberis); Camellia (Camellia)|
Grows easily in a wide range of soil types; avoid poorly drained, soggy sites. Best foliage color in full sun. Water deeply, regularly in first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates periodic drought. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9