Cupressus torulosa D.Don

Himalayan Cypress


Family: Cupressaceae

Genus: Cupressus

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 8 to 10

Size: To 75' tall

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Conical habit, horizontal branches and sprays of whip-like branchlets with dark green foliage.n

History: 

Native to the Himalayas. Introduced in 1824.

Published in Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 55 in 1825. Also published in Desc. Pinus v.2 p.18 in 1824 and in ed.3 #59 in 1832.

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