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CALOCEDRUS

Commonly known as Incense cedar

Reminiscent of old chalky-aired classrooms, the perfume of pencils. Coffins in China and the favoured hearth-board for friction firelighting by Native Americans.

The narrow columnar form is a consequence of growing conditions outside the native range.

Genus of 4 species of evergreen conifers from dry, warm temperate forest in southern China, Taiwan, Vietnam and western North America.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - decurrent (pointing downwards from branch) leaves arranged in 2 pairs.
  • Conifer
  • Tree
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - grown as specimen trees.
  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of origin - southern China, Taiwan, Vietnam, western North America.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions - Tolerates all - any well-drained soil.

Buy Varieties of CALOCEDRUS

CALOCEDRUS decurrens   AWARD

CALOCEDRUS decurrens  >


Commonly known as: Incense cedar.
dense dark green foliage and a distinct columnar habit
£16.00 each
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CALOCEDRUS decurrens 'Aureovariegata'  AWARD

CALOCEDRUS decurrens 'Aureovariegata'  >


Commonly known as: Incense cedar.
Irregular golden twigs and tips make this variegated form an attractive backdrop to a more formal planting
Large £30.00 each
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