Cedrus libani / Cedro del Libano

Species: Cedrus libani A. Richard
Italian common noun: Cedro del Libano
Family: Pinaceae
Natural shapesTrees EvergreenFull sun
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151

Origin: Minor Asia

Botanical characteristics: It is a slow-growing evergreen conifer up to 30mt high. It is conical when young, with candleholder-shaped branches and a flat top when it is grown old. The dark brown-black bark cracks and flakes. It has 2 cm long dark green needles, gathered in clumps of 10-20 needles each. It is a monoecious plant. Male flowers release a large amount of pollen in November, female flowers become green-purple cones from 9 to 15 cm long, which are tapered.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It prefers rich and well-drained soils and tolerates drought.

Use: It is used as an ornamental plant in Europe but can be planted in parks and large gardens as a single exemplary. It is used typically in English historical gardens. It should not be pruned.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Cont.for. 40 Cont.for. 40
Vaso 9.9.13 Vaso 9.9.13
Vaso 12 Vaso 12
Vaso Ø 18 Vaso Ø 18
Zolla 150-175 cm
Zolla 175-200 cm
Zolla 200-250 cm
Zolla 250-300 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 300-350 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 350-400 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 400-450 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 450-500 cm