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METASEQUOIA glyptostroboides

Associated Products

Rootgrow - Large - 360g

Rootgrow - Large - 360g

(360gram sachet - inc c&p) £10.00

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

(150gram sachet - inc c&p) £5.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

(0.9 kg - c&p inc) £6.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

(2.5 kg - c&p inc) £10.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

(4.5 kg - c&p inc) £16.00

Additional Plant Details

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    Pests & Diseases - none

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    Place of Origin - China (northwestern Hubei).

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    Tree Shape: Conical

Delivery Information

Now is our busy period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 10 days before you RECEIVE your plants.

Due to the high volume of Export orders, these are taking up to 10 days to RESPOND to.

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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METASEQUOIA glyptostroboides

Dawn redwood, Shui-hsa, Water fir

conical tree with ascending branches and fibrous orange bark which prefers a boggy or wet area. Soft light green leaves especially in spring

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 20-40m (70-130ft)
Height Integer - 40
Spread - in metres - 5m (15ft)

Plant Type

Conifer - produces light-brown female cones 2cm (¾in) long on stalks 2-4cm (¾ to 1½in) long and small, pendent male cones to 1.5cm (halfinch) long in the upper crown.
Deciduous - leaves are 2cm (¾in) or more on seedlings, to 1.5cm (½in) long on mature trees. They have 2 light-green bands beneath.

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Conditions

Fertile moist well-drained soil - on drier sites growth slows after 10m (30ft).

Buy METASEQUOIA glyptostroboides

Pot size: 2.5 or 3 Litre
Small £13.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
Pot size: 7.5 Litre
Large £40.00 each

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Varieties

METASEQUOIA glyptostroboides 'Gold Rush'

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Dawn redwood, Shui-hsa, Water fir
A new introduction with the most brilliant yellow foliage. A 'must' for any arboretum
Small £30.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
Large £45.00 each


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