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Commonly known as Wellingtonia
Subject of a row lasting for years between GB (Wellingtonia) and USA (Washingtonia).
One of the three redwoods, the others being Sequoia and Metasequoia.
Genus of one species of evergreen, coniferous tree from forest in the mountains of California, USA. Related to Sequoia.
Partial shade - dappled shade
Additional Features - Good to know - related to Sequoia but with harder bark and cones that ripen in their second year.
Pests & Diseases - susceptible to honey fungus
Place of origin - USA (California)
Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil