Blue Atlas Cedar Tree

Blue Atlas Cedar Tree

Blue Atlas Cedar Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Cedrus atlantica
Hardiness Zones:   6 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; range of soil types including dry, clay and sandy soil but not wet, poorly drained sites
Texture:   Medium to fine
Form:   Open
Height:   60 to 100'
Weight:   40
Leaf:   .5 to 1" green to silvery blue, narrow needles in spirals; thicker and more stout than other cedars
Flower/Fruit:   2 to 3" cones; erect barrel shaped
Comments:    Cast dense shade; drought tolerant
Habit:   Evergreen
Cultivars:   --