Golden Leyland Cypress
x Cupressocyparis leylandii 'Castlewellan'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||ku-pres-o-SI-pa-ris la-LAN-de-i|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 25 to 40 ft. tall, 8 to 10 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean|
|Landscape Use||Privacy Screen, Specimen, Windbreak|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Gardenia (Gardenia); Bellflower (Campanula); Sweetspire (Itea); Potentilla (Potentilla); Spirea (Spiraea)|
Best in well-drained, average to enriched soils. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought in coastal and cool summer areas. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. May be pruned periodically to shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9