Atlantic White Cedar Tree

Atlantic White Cedar Tree

Atlantic White Cedar Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Chamaecyparis thyoides
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types including damp soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Tall, slender columnar tree; looses lower branches with age
Height:   40 to 50'
Weight:   10 to 20
Leaf:   Green to bluish green needle like foliage with white markings; flattened, irregular sprays in dense bunches; sharp pointed tips
Flower/Fruit:   .25" bluish purple cones
Comments:    Native; not shade tolerant
Habit:   Evergreen
Cultivars:   Rubicon