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Commonly known as Cypress

One of the conifer species that has a wide variety of sizes, forms and colours making them excellent specimen trees.

Genus of 16 species of evergreen, monoecious, coniferous trees from the northern hemisphere found in dry, open hillside forest.

The Monterey cypress (C. macrocarpa) is one of the parents of the notorious Leyland cypress.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Conifer - monoecious conifer (separate male and female flowers on same plant).
  • Full sun - shelter from cold winds.
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids, honey fungus, coryneum canker.
  • Place of origin - northern hemisphere.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
Cupressus - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of CUPRESSUS

CUPRESSUS macrocarpa

CUPRESSUS macrocarpa  >

Commonly known as: Monterey cypress.
excellent for coastal planting in the teeth of the wind
individually £12.50 each, 10+ £11.00 each

CUPRESSUS macrocarpa 'Goldcrest'  AWARD

CUPRESSUS macrocarpa 'Goldcrest'  >

Commonly known as: Monterey cypress.
Erect. Rich gold colour best in the winter
£13.50 £10.13 each

CUPRESSUS sempervirens 'Stricta'

CUPRESSUS sempervirens 'Stricta'  >

Commonly known as: Italian cypress, Pencil pine.
Green columnar Italian cypress
Small individually £16.00 each, 3+ £14.00 each
Specimen £70.00 each
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