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Gyokuryu Japanese Cedar

Cryptomeria japonica 'Gyokuryu'

SKU
02881
Interesting irregular pyramidal habit creates a unique silhouette in the landscape. Use as an individual specimen or plant in groups for greater interest. Deep green foliage does not become bronze in winter. Evergreen.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationkrip-toh-MER-ee-uh juh-PON-ih-kuh
Average Size at MaturitySlowly forms a dense, irregular pyramid 5 to 10 ft. tall, 3 to 7 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseContainer, Hedge, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureDwarf Plant, Easy Care, Year-round Interest, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-7

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