Commonly known as Swamp cypress, Yew cypress

  • Deciduous
    Bright-green shoots in spring, becoming darker in summer and turning striking rust-red in autumn
  • Conifer
    Male cones occur in groups, female are scattered.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Appealing in winter when tracery of branchlets are silhouetted against the sky or are frosted.
    Pests & Diseases
    Trouble free
    Place of origin
    South-eastern USA, Mexico
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Acid / ericaceous loving
    Wet or boggy soil
    Also grows well away from water in moist, acidic soil.
  • Tree Shape
Taxodium distichum - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of TAXODIUM

TAXODIUM distichum

TAXODIUM distichum

Bald cypress, Deciduous cypress, Swamp cypress

prefers boggy moist conditions where this conical tree with pale green leaves and splendid rust brown autumn colour will perform to best effect

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£17.50 each 
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TAXODIUM distichum var. imbricarium 'Nutans'

TAXODIUM distichum var. imbricarium 'Nutans'

Deciduous cypress, Swamp cypress

columnar tree with short spreading and ascending branches

£65.00 each 
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Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2022 - Despatch will take place anytime between early September through to late October as stock becomes available.

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