Cupressus arizonica

Arizona Cypress, Smooth Cypress

Suited to warm or mild dry climates only, Cypresses are long-lived and fast-growing trees. These evergreens have a variety of shapes and forms. Some are dense and bushy, while others are flat-topped or pyramidal. All have cones, and their fragrant foliage is generally dark green. Use singly or massed as windbreaks or screens. Water during dry spells in the first few years. Older trees are drought-tolerant.
Cupressus arizonica, Arizona Cypress, Smooth Cypress
The flaking bark on this conical to pyramidal conifer's strong central trunk is reddish purple. The sprays of fine-textured foliage are gray to blue-green. Reaches 30 to 50 feet tall.

Attributes - Cupressus arizonica

Plant Type: Tree

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 30 ft. to 50 ft.

Width: 20 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 7, 8, 9

Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Wet Soil. Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Beetles, Root Rot, Scales, Spider Mites.

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Cupressus glabra 'Blue Ice', Cupressus guadalupensis, Cupressus macrocarpa, Cupressus macrocarpa 'Golden Pillar'
 
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