Yoshino Cryptomeria

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Cryptomeria japonica 'Yoshino'

Yoshino Cryptomeria is an excellent screening tree, tall and narrowly conical with wide-spreading branches covered with sprays of feathery foliage. Grows well in sun or partial shade and tolerates wet soils. A moderate growing conifer.

Grows 12-16” per year. Yoshino may be slightly hardier than other cryptomeria japonicas.                          

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Photos courtesy of Toms Creek Farm & Nursery in Denton, North Carolina (336) 857-2131

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Tree
Foliage Type Needled Evergreen/Conifer
Height 30' - 50'
Spread 10' - 20'
Shape Conical
Primary Foliage Color Green Year Round
Used as a Specimen Yes
Used as a Privacy Screen Yes




Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Preferences Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences Average to Moist (not wet): Ensure planting area provides for adequate soil drainage
Cold Hardiness Zone 5 to 9