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Cedrus libani subsp. atlantica 'Glauca'
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Cedrus libani subsp atlantica 'Glauca'
Cedrus libani subsp atlantica 'Glauca'
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Description

A handsome and vigorous tree, Cedrus libani subsp atlantica 'Glauca' has vivid, silvery-blue needles which retain their colour all year round and a distinctive habit. Once established it also has large, ornamental, greyish-pink cones which can be up to 10 - 15 cm long.

Cedrus libani subsp atlantica 'Glauca' grows to be a majestic specimen tree which is more suited to large gardens.

Supplied Size: 3L pots (seed grown, approx 3 - 4 years old, 40 - 60 cm tall)


  • Position: Full sun.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Fully hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate to vigorous.
  • Habit: Medium sized or eventually large tree with an upright, pyramidal habit when young and horizontal, spreading branches once mature.
    • Height: 15 m (50 ft).
    • Spread: 10 m (32 ft).
  • Notes: Cedrus libani subsp. atlantica 'Glauca' is particularly eye-catching when planted against a dark backdrop which highlights the coloured needles.

 


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