Arizona Cypress; Smooth Cypress
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - MediumMature Height - 40-50'Mature Width - 25-30'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Monoecious, with male in small oblong cones, yellowish in color; female in subglobose coneFruit - Globose cone with 6-8 flat or slightly depressed scales each contracted into a short point 1-1.25" wide, scales are peltate which separates them from Arborvitae. Their size separates them from ChamaecyparisLeaf - Fall Color - NoneBark - Mahogany red stems, exfoliates in scalesOther Features - Powdery gray-blue to powder blue foliagePossible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers hot dry contions with well drained soil in full sun location will thin out from competition (shade).Native Habitat - Central and Southern ArizonaDiseases and Insects - Subject to cankerStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Falsecypress & Cypress.- Other plants of the family Cupressaceae.- Other plants of the genus Cupressus.- Other plants of the species Cupressus arizonica.