Taxodium distichum var. imbricarium


Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - slow to medium 18' in 20 years up to 2' per year
Mature Height - 70-80'
Mature Width - 15-20'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - monoecious; male ovoid forming terminal & drooping panicles, slender pendulous catkins (4-5" branched spoikose panicle)
Fruit - cones, short-stalked, globose or ovoid 0.5-1.25" across, purplish ripening to brown
Leaf -
Fall Color - orangish brown
Bark -
Other Features - National champion is 135' x 76' Newton, GA
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - difficult to transplant; moist, acid soil; full sun
Native Habitat - Virginia to Florida and Louisiana
Diseases and Insects - mites and galls
Strength -
Weakness -

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