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Deodar

Cedrus deodara

Also known as

Indian Cedar, Fountain Tree, Himalayan Cedar, Deodar Cedar, Cedar

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

15m

Max

12m

10m

Min

8m

50 years to reach maturity

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Deodar Overview

This species is very tall and attractive narrow tree with pendulous low swooping branches. It will produce 5cm needles that are deep green, the red green cones are about 7-10cm long. This species can be grown as a Christmas tree, a wall tree or as a screen.

How to propagate Deodar

Cuttings

By cuttings or grafting.

Grafting

Other uses of Deodar

Specimen, ornamental, foliage, fragrance. Year-round interest.