Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress

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Quick Overview

Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress's narrow size makes it a great tree for tight spaces. Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress has the appearance of an evergreen tree, but it will actually lose its needle-like leaves in the fall after they turn a brilliant copper color. Great for privacy and wet locations.  

Due to the uniqueness of this tree, the size chart does not apply. Please contact us for questions, here.

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Quick Overview

Why it rocks:

Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress has the appearance of an evergreen tree, but it will actually lose its needle-like leaves in the fall after they turn a brilliant copper color. Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress has an outstanding coppery fall color and a soft droopy needle which adds texture to the landscape. This tree is a spectacular narrow giant. The needles on the Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress are longer and thinner than the Bald Cypress, which makes for a more droopy look overall. 

Where to put it:

Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress is often planted in the same locations as an evergreen tree would normally be planted, along property lines, at the corner of a property, as a focal point in a yard. Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress's narrow size makes it a great tree for tight spaces. They are great for adding privacy and screening to your yard. Our Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress are trimmed up to around 4-5 ft from the ground, these would also be great in the parkway's to add shade to streets and homes. Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress grows excellent in wet locations and can actually help remove wet spots from the yard. Native to the wetlands of the South, Shawne Brave Bald Cypress also does surprisingly well in dryer soils and urban climates. Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress is all around a fantastic tree. 

What it needs:

Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress is tolerant of most conditions and is a good substitute for evergreens in wet locations.

Due to the uniqueness of this tree, the size chart does not apply. Contact us with questions.

Specs

Specs
Botanical Name Taxzodium distichum 'Mickelson'
Hardiness Zone 5
Tree Type Shade
Size Range Large Tree (more than 40 feet)
Mature Height 55'
Mature Spread 20'
Shape Narrow/Columnar, Pyramidal
Foliage Color Green
Fall Color Rusty Orange
Flower Color N/A
Decorative Fruit None
Landscape Uses Shade
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Tolerance Very Adaptable
Standout Feature Native to the Midwest, Fall color, Unique