Category: Tree - Evergreen
Zones: 5 to 8
Size: 15 to 50' tall and 10 to 15' wide
Growth Rate: Fast
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Scale-like leaves in flattened sprays, green above and contrasting white stomata underneath. Prefers moist, well-drained soil, neutral to alkaline. Light afternoon shade in hotter climates.
'Glauca' - 6 to 8' tall, zones 6 to 8
Native to China and Korea.
Published in Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 33: 196 in 1919.