Cryptomeria

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Lawnworks, Sep 12, 2006.

  1. Lawnworks

    Lawnworks LawnSite Fanatic
    from usa
    Posts: 5,407

    Does anybody have any experience w/ these trees? I need a large border plant, and I thought these would be a more appealing choice than Leland Cypress. I have heard from a couple of people that they are prone to fungus... is that true? Even in full sun?
     
  2. jameson

    jameson LawnSite Fanatic
    from PNW
    Posts: 7,205

    One property we maintain has some crypotmeria japonicas - they must be 70 + yrs old - in partial shade - no pest or fungal problems.
     
  3. AGLA

    AGLA LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,749

    They do well here.
     
  4. phototropic1

    phototropic1 LawnSite Member
    from MS
    Posts: 118

    I love Cryptomerias! But, as we don't have any idea WHERE you are, nobody can really tell you if they'd do well where you are.
    In upper Zone 8.....great tree!
     

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