Common Name Arizona Cypress

Botanical Name Pinaceae

Category Tree - Evergreen

USDA Cold 7-9

Hardiness Zone

Flowers Insignificant


Normal Bloom Time N/A

Foliage Blue green

Special Features


Mature Size 40-50' H X 30-40' W Evergreen:
Yes

Growth Rate Moderate Attracts Butterflies:

Sunlight Requirements Full Sun Attracts Hummingbirds:

Soil Requirements Adaptable Has Fragrance:

Water Requirements Dry to Moderate Produces food for Birds:
Yes

Maintenance Level Low Drought Resistant:
Yes

Special Considerations Can grow to 90 tall in perfect conditions Native Plant:

Good Fall Color:

Aggressive:

Can be Invasive:

Re-seeds:
Yes

Description / Comments Deer "Resistant":
Yes

Prefers altitudes of 3,000 to 8,000 feet, but will prosper on the plateau. It has a

rounded crown or sometimes irregular shape. Foliage is aromatic and a pleasant

color year around. Very draught tolerant.

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( This page created by the Cumberland County Master Gardeners Association as part of their Favorite Plants for the Plateau CD )