Use this conifer, which may grow 3 feet in a season, for a fast hedge or windbreak. Cut back when it reaches the height you want. Tolerates coastal and exposed sites. Resists root rot. Prone to canker.
Attributes - x Cupressocyparis leylandii 'Silver Dust'
Plant Type: Tree
Height: 50 ft. to 115 ft.
Width: 20 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 6, 7, 8, 9
Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates, Hot Climates. Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Aphids, Beetles, Scales.