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Cedrus deodara

(deodar cedar, Himalayan cedar)

Cedrus deodara Photo/Illustration: Edmund Gregan


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Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Botanical Name:

Cedrus deodara

SEE-druss dee-oh-DAR-ah Common Name: deodar cedar, Himalayan cedar Genus: Cedrus
This evergreen, coniferous tree has a conical form and whorls of green needles. It grows to 100 feet tall and 30 feet wide with spreading branches and pendant branch tips. Showy, light brown cones mature in fall.
Care: Provide full sun and well-drained soil in USDA Hardiness Zones 6 to 9.
Propagation:

 


Problems:

 Various rots, blights, cankers, and insects may become problems.


Height Over 30 ft.
Spread Over 30 ft.
Light Full Sun Only
Moisture Dry to Medium
Uses Winter Interest
Type Trees

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