Snow Sprite Deodar Cedar
Cedrus deodara 'Snow Sprite'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||SEE-drus dee-oh-DAR-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches only 4 to 5 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Container, Rock Garden, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Coastal Exposure, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|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 and regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9