25 years to reach maturity
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Blue Atlas Cedar 'Glauca Pendula' Overview
Cedrus atlantica 'Glauca Pendula' is an evergreen conifer in the Pinaceae family. It develops into a large, spreading tree with a pendulous weeping habit. It produces short needle-like leaves coloured silvery-white when young, maturing to a blue-green colour. It produces purple-brown, upright cones up to 10cm long, these mature over a long period and are a permanent feature on mature trees. This species has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.
How to harvest Blue Atlas Cedar 'Glauca Pendula'
Generally not harvested but branches & cones are taken/collected for floral decorations.
How to propagate Blue Atlas Cedar 'Glauca Pendula'
Take semi-hardwood cuttings.
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Other uses of Blue Atlas Cedar 'Glauca Pendula'
This low maintenance plant is frequently used to provide architectural to planting schemes.