European Cypress Care Instructions

European Cypress (Chamaecypari Iawsoniana “Ellwoodii”) Care Instructions
Native to the Western United States and useful as a single tree, hedge or patio container plant. Decorate it year after year as a living Christmas tree.

Size: Height: Up to 15 ft. tall and 5 ft. wide.

Planting Guide: Enjoy indoors during the holidays then plant outside in the garden or leave in the pot. Well drained soil. Can be transplanted to larger containers for the patio.

Light: Partial shade to full sun.

Temperature: USDA zones 6-9. Hardy down to -5 degrees F for established plants in the ground. Tolerant to 115 degrees F.

Water: Keep moist to establish. Light watering to maintain. Plant where soil stays dry to moist, but not soggy.

Feeding: Fertilize in the spring and fall during growth. Prefers acid soils.