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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.
Good to know - grown as specimen trees.
Pests & Diseases - none.
Place of Origin - southern China, Taiwan, Vietnam, western North America.
Evergreen - decurrent (pointing downwards from branch) leaves arranged in 2 pairs.
Tolerates all - any well-drained soil.
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