Taxodium distichum
Taxodium distichum

Taxodium distichum Bald Cypress

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Description

A stately tree. Specimens for parks, large areas, wet and dry sites. Beautiful tree in groupings or to line walkways or driveways.

Form:
Pyramidal
Size:
Large, 50-70’
Rate:
Slow to moderate
Zone:
4-11
Leaves:
Bright yellow-green in spring changing to soft sage green in summer, eventually turning to russet-orange brown in the fall.
Bark:
Brown peeling strips
Fruit:
Spherical cone is green in the summer, turning brown in fall and winter
Flowers:
Not showy
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