Redwood Tree

Redwood Tree

Redwood Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Sequoia sempervirens
Hardiness Zones:   7 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Slow to medium
Site Requirements:   Sun; moist well drained soil
Texture:   Fine
Form:   Densely branched; gracefully pyramidal in youth; loses lower branches with age
Height:   40 to 70
Weight:   --
Leaf:   Dark green spirally arranged .25" leaves; some forms have a bluish green cast; 2 broad white stripes below
Flower/Fruit:   .75 to 1" egg shaped cones
Comments:    --
Habit:   Evergreen
Cultivars:   --