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Cryptomeria japonica 'Cristata'

Crested Japanese Cedar

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Item #: 537

Zones: 5a to 9b

Height: 120" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Japan

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?

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This cryptomeria is the ultimate in weird... resembling one of those outer space plants from the sci-fi channel. Each dark green branch has irregularly spaced cockscomb-like projections that resemble human brains. In ten years, expect a small tree to 10'.