Cupressus arizonica “Conica”

Cupressus arizonica “Conica”

Plant type

Small trees

Common name
Cipresso d'Arizona


Family
Cupressaceae


Tag

    Habitus

  • Small trees

    Exposure

  • Half-shadow
  • Sun

    Leaf Persistance

  • Evergreen

    Crown Shape

  • Colonial
  • Conical

    Flower Colour

  • Non significant

    Flowering Period

  • 02-February

    Climatic Zone

  • 6

    Continent of Origin

  • Europa

Origin: Netherlands.

Botanical characteristics: It is a cultivar of Cupressus arizonica. It is an evergreen conifer with columnar growth habit and conical crown with dense foliage and branches from the base. It has scale-like glucous-silver leaves .

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It prefers dry sandy soils, including calcareous ones. It adapts to any climate, marine as well.

Use: It is an ornamental plant to be used in parks and gardens as a single plant, in groups or free-form windbreaks. It withstands pruning but not too intense ones.