Metasequoia glyptostroboides 3 - Year Seedling
Evergreens and Conifers : Metasequoia glyptostroboides 3 - Year Seedling
* Full sun * Zones 4-8 * 100' tall * 25' wide *
CONSIDERED A LIVING FOSSIL!
ONCE THOUGHT TO BE EXTINCT!
Dawn Redwood is perfect for training as a Bonsai!
The Ancient Dawn Redwood is considered a "living fossil". It dates from prehistoric times, and was thought to be extinct. However, it was discovered in China in 1941. Seeds were collected in the mid 1940's by the Arnold Arboretum and brought back to the United States, where it now grows again. One of only a few deciduous conifers. Dawn Redwood is a large, fast growing tree that can make an excellent shade tree if the lot is large enough. Dawn Redwood rapidly grows to 75-100' or taller and 15-25' wide, The leaves are fine and airy giving a nice soft texture.
Companion Plants: Goes well with Pinus parviflora 'Glauca', Dragon Eye Pine, Weeping Bald Cypress. Check out our store for these great plants!
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