Bald Cypress

Original price was: $11.95.Current price is: $8.37.

Bald Cypress (Taxodium distichum) is a majestic tree that stands tall with its feathery, green foliage that turns a stunning russet hue in the fall. Renowned for its adaptability to wet soils, it’s a favorite for landscapes near water bodies. This tree is celebrated for its resilience to pests and diseases, ensuring a long-lived presence in gardens. With the Bald Cypress, you’re investing in a tree that promises shade, beauty, and a touch of southern charm.

1-2′ Bareroot Seedling

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 4-10
Soil pH: 5.0-6.5
Soil Type: Well-drained, moist, acidic
Water Requirements: Moderate, consistent moisture
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: None

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 50-70′ tall, 20-30′ wide
Plant Spacing: 20-30′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, pyramidal
Rootstock: From Seed

Pollination and Flowering

Bloom Time: April-May
Flower Color: Yellow-green

Fruit Characteristics

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, pyramidal
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Orange-brown
Lifespan: 100+ years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Southeastern United States
Nitrogen Fixing: No