A picture of a Arizona cypress

Arizona cypress

Cupressus arizonica 'Fastigiata Aurea'

Also known as

Cypress

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30m

Max

6m

8m

Min

3m

0

Arizona cypress Overview

Loosely conical variety, hardy, with branchlets and tinted blue leaves.

How to propagate Arizona cypress

Seed

Propagate by seed sown in autumn or spring (but forms selected for leaf colour do not come true).

Cuttings

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.