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Bald Cypress

Taxodium distichum

Bald Cypress is a deciduous conifer, with medium-fine, needle-like leave that are soft-textured and light green in summer but turn rusty brown in winter before they drop. Great choice for compacted, urban sites as are other bottomland species that thrive where soil oxygen is low.

Deciduous conifer
Grows well on wet sites or compacted urban sites
Attractive reddish-orange bark
In stock!
 Item  Height  Size  Price  Qty
11887 6-12in Step 2 $9.95

Gardening Suggestions for Bald Cypress:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Key Characteristics:

Wet Soil
Midwest Native
Moist, Well-Drained
Great Foliage
Height:
50-70 Feet
Spread:
20-30 Feet
Hardiness Zone:
5 - 9

RPM: Scientifically Proven to Grow Faster and Healthier

Forrest Keeling Nursery is the world-renowned originator of the RPM (root production method®) RPM technology. Our patented RPM tree technology yields unsurpassed survivability and plant growth, which makes Forrest Keeling plants the benchmark for wetland restorations and large-scale installations in any application.

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Additional Characteristics & Attributes

Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet Soil
Exposure
Full Sun
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Spring
Foliage Color
Green
Habit
Semi-evergreen
Program
Grow Native!
MSD (Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District)
Attributes
Mass Planting
Midwest Native
Specimen
Erosion Control
Great Foliage
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Characteristics Key

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Humming- birds
Songbirds
Butterflies
Dry
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet Soil
Cut Flower
Midwest Native
Dried Flower
Salt Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Climbing
Fragrant
Container
Great Foliage