• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Slow growing; reaches 15 to 20 ft. tall and wide, in natural form.
    Key Feature:
    Dramatic Color and Form
    Blooms:
    Conifer; prized for foliage.
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:SEE-drus at-LAN-ti-ka
    Plant type:Conifer
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Sunset climate zones:3 - 10, 14 - 24
    Growth habit:Weeping
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Slow growing; reaches 15 to 20 ft. tall and wide, in natural form.
    Foliage color:Silver-blue
    Blooms:Conifer; prized for foliage.
    Companion PlantsCamellia (Camellia); Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia); Magnolia (Magnolia); Japanese Maple (Acer); Fuschia (Fuschia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Best in loamy well-drained soils, but highly adaptable. Avoid overly wet sites. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Train and prune as needed to maintain desired shape.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.

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