Cupressus arizonica var. glabra
Also known as
Smooth Cypress, Cypress
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Arizona Cypress Overview
This bears smooth, red-purple flaky bark with whorled, scented blue-grey leaves and round, brown cones.
How to propagate Arizona Cypress
Propagate by seed sown in autumn or spring (but forms selected for leaf colour do not come true).
Evergreen current growth cuttings in autumn to spring. Deciduous softwood cuttings in summer.
Other uses of Arizona Cypress
Hedging, specimen, raw materials. Suitable for coastal conditions.