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Common Name:
Leyland Cypress
Type:
Tree
Family:
CUPRESSACEAE
Genus:
Cupressocyparis
Species:
leylandii
Cultivar:
Hardiness Zone:
6
Height:
Over 30 ft.
Spread:
11-20 ft.
Growth Rate:
Fast
Growth Habit:
Columnar
Light Needs:
Full Sun
Water Needs:
Moderate
Drought Tolerance:
Moderate
Flowers:
N
Foliage Color:
Silver
Comments:
  Plant Characteristics
  Barrier: Provides visual or physical barrier
  Hedge: Grows thick and high enough for a small hedge or high privacy hedge
  Mass Plant: Good growth form for landscape mass planting
  Screen: Has thick foliage and provides a nice screen for noise or visual disturbance
  Specimen: Grows well as a focal point or standing alone in the landscape
  Dramatic Foliage: Foliage has showy texture, color, form, or shape
  Year Round: Is an evergreen and not deciduous; retains foliage year round