Cedar Of Lebanon Tree

Cedar Of Lebanon Tree

Cedar Of Lebanon Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Cedrus libani
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Slow
Site Requirements:   Sun; moist, well drained to dry soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Pyramidal in youth; dense; flat topped, horizontally spreading branches with age; thick massive trunk; picturesque
Height:   40 to 60'
Weight:   30 to 50
Leaf:   .75 to 1.5" dark green to almost black green foliage; silver blue stripes
Flower/Fruit:   3 to 5" upright cone; purple brown
Comments:    Not tolerant of air pollution; most cold hardy of cedars; difficulty to transplant; does not tolerate shade
Habit:   Evergreen
Cultivars:   Ssp. Stenacon; Green Prince