Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress

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Quick Overview

Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress has plumy foliage offering a distinctive look and dense shade. In fall it will show off with a handsome rusty orange color, then will drop its needles. Due to the uniqueness of this tree, the size chart does not apply. Please contact us for questions, here.

Details

Quick Overview

Why it rocks:

Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress has plumy foliage offering a distinctive look and dense shade. In fall it will show off with a handsome rusty orange color, then will drop its needles. 

Where to put it:

Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress has proven to be widely adaptable in urban conditions as it will flourish in standing water or in well-drained soils. This tree should be planted at least 15 ft. away from buildings. 

What it needs:

Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress is tolerant of most conditions preferring full to partial shade. Water deeply if rainfall is less than 1" per week especially for the first few years after planting to assure an established root system. Due to the uniqueness of this tree, the size chart does not apply. Please contact us for questions, here.

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