Radicans Cryptomeria

Radicans Cryptomeria

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Cryptomeria japonica 'Radicans'

Tall & narrowly conical with wide-spreading branches covered with sprays of blue green foliage. Basically the only difference between it and Yoshino Cryptomeria is the foliage color.           

Grows well in sun or partial shade and tolerates wet soils                                      Moderate - Fast growing conifer

 Poisonous if eaten.     * Deer Resistant*      


Photo courtesy of Joseph Young, Toms Creek Nursery & Landscaping (336) 857-2131 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Tree
Foliage Type Needled evergreen, or conifer
Height 30' - 50'
Spread 15' - 20'
Shape Conical
Primary Foliage Color Blue-Green
Seasonal Foliage Color

Berries Cones
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Dry to Average - Prepare planting area for adequate drainage. Poor drainage results in root rot. 
Cold Hardiness Zone  5 to 9