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.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Conifer
  • Full sun
  • 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
Sequoiadendron giganteum - Growing Guide




California big tree, Sierra redwood

very thick, fissured bark. One of the largest growing trees

£18.50 each 
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