Taxodium distichum

Bald Cypress

  • Deciduous conifer
  • Grows well on wet sites or compacted urban sites
  • Attractive reddish-orange bark
  • Height: 50-70 Feet
  • Spread: 20-30 Feet
  • Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes

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