Sequoia sempervirens 'Adpressa'
(Variegated Coastal Redwood) An unusual plant which when pruned hard forms a medium sized spreading shrub with fast growing shoots, each beautifully tipped with creamy white.
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An unusual plant which when pruned hard forms a medium sized spreading shrub with fast growing shoots, each beautifully tipped with creamy white. If left unpruned it will eventually grow into a tree-like although sometimes quite branching redwood but with lovely glaucous-grey foliage.
Very eye-catching once established, most suitable for a position in sun or light, dappled shade with shelter from strong winds.
- Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
- Soil: Moist or well drained, fertile soil. Sequoia sempervirens 'Adpressa' does not enjoy shallow, chalky soils.
- Hardiness: Hardy. In the U.K Sequoia sempervirens 'Adpressa' appreciates some shelter from cold winds.
- Rate of Growth: Moderate to vigorous.
- Habit: Sequoia sempervirens 'Adpressa' can be kept as a shrub if required or eventually grows into a tree.
- Height: 4 - 5 m (13 - 16 ft)
- Spread: 3 - 4 m (10 - 13 ft)
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
- Mature Size
- Shrub - Large (over 10 ft tall), Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall), Tree - Medium (20 - 50 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Damp / Wet
- Special Features
- Evergreen, Leaf Colour - Variegated, Rare and Unusual, Ornamental Bark / Colourful Winter Stems