Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Chubby'
(Dwarf Dawn Redwood) A rare and slow growing selection, Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Chubby' has bright green summer foliage which turns bronze in the autumn before falling.
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A rare and slow growing selection, Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Chubby' has bright green summer foliage which turns bronze in the autumn before falling. The young leaves in spring are an attractive blueish-green in colour.
This Metasequoia is much slower growing than most other dawn redwoods and is more suitable for gardens with limited space.
- Position: Full sun or partial shade.
- Soil: Moist, fertile soil. Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Chubby' particularly enjoys damp or wet sites.
- Hardiness: Hardy.
- Rate of Growth: Slow.
- Habit: Small tree with a conical habit.
- Height: 4 - 5 m (13 - 16 ft).
- Spread: 2 - 2.5 m (6 - 8 ft).
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
- Mature Size
- Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Damp / Wet, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Special: Windy & Exposed, Soil Type: Dry / Sandy
- Special Features
- Autumn Colour, Habit - Architectural, Screening/Hedge, Rare and Unusual