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Bald Cypress Trees for Sale Online
Bald Cypress Trees are deciduous and typically used as a specimen or in small groves, particularly in wet soil or as a street tree. Bald Cypress Trees (Taxodium distichum) make beautiful dense screening and windbreak trees. Terrific fall color.
Bald Cypress Trees are a long-lived wetland monarch. They are an incredibly important component of floodplains, sloughs, swamps, or anywhere else that remains too wet for most other trees. Wood from mature Bald Cypress Trees is highly valuable due to its ability to withstand the elements, and because of this has spurned an industry of “recyclers” who salvage lumber from old buildings or sinker logs from waterways to put it back to use. Bald Cypress Trees popularity as a landscape specimen has proven its tolerance to colder and drier conditions than its natural range indicates.
|Hardiness Zone:||4 - 9|
|Mature Height:||50 to 60 feet|
|Mature width:||25 to 30 feet|
|Classification:||Needled deciduous tree|
|Foliage:||Dark Green, brilliant orange to reddish in fall|
|Pruning Season:||No pruning needed|
|Soil Condition:||medium to wet, will tolerate drier conditions|
|Water Require:||Water well until established|
|Uses:||Tolerates moist soil and full sun. Full sun brings out the best fall color. Will adapt to drier sites|
How to Care for Bald Cypress
Be sure to read our planting instructions to ensure a healthy and happy plant for years to come!