Cryptomeria Tree Varieties
Cryptomeria ‘Black Dragon’
Cryptomeria japonica Japanese Cedar ‘Black Dragon’ 6′ – 10′ Evergreen conifer. Deep green, pyramidal, narrow shape great for small space privacy hedge, screens or as a specimen plant. New spring growth is light green which matures to deep black green in summer. Forms a dense, irregular pyramid. The unusual shape of ‘Black Dragon’ cryptomeria is perfect for Asian and Zen gardens.
Cryptomeria japonica Japanese Cedar Globe Cryptomeria 3′ – 5′ Evergreen Conifer. One of the best of the mounding cryptomerias with dense green needles. Needles often turn bronze in winter. Drooping branch tips are dotted with globe shaped cones. Peeling bark on the Globe Cryptomeria is reddish brown.
Cryptomeria japonica Japanese Cedar ‘Radicans’ 30′ – 40′ Evergreen Conifer. This plant is very similar to ‘Yoshino’ with blue green foliage, but compared to ‘Yoshino’, ‘Radicans’ has a more columnar growth habit and and slightly denser form. With its graceful, pyramidal shape and tall form, ‘Radicans’ is a valuable tree for living privacy screens and hedges.
Cryptomeria varieties for sale in our retail plant nursery garden center are subject to change. B&B or container sizes.