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Cupressus arizonica /Blue Pyramid Arizona Cypress

Cupressus arizonica  / Cupressus arizonica
Specimen tree
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Specimen tree

Handsome specimen with silvery-gray foliage at the Birmingham Botanical Garden

Young specimen tree

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Scientific Name: Cupressus arizonica
Common Name: Blue Pyramid Arizona Cypress
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: over 50 feet
Spread: 20- 30 feet
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: A fast growing, but short lived evergreen in the Lower South. Has gray-green looking foliage on a plant that makes a good screen or wind break.