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Cryptomeria japonica 'Gyoku Ryu'
@ Porterhowse Nsy, OR

Cryptomeria japonica 'Gyoku Ryu'

Dwarf Japanese Cedar

Item #: 222

Zones: 5a to 9b

Height: 144" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Japan

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

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Realizing that "dwarf" is a relative term, this superb, compact Japanese cedar grows to about 12' tall x 6' wide in 10 years with interesting whorls of densely congested, dark green foliage throughout the specimen. A mature plant resembles a partially melted green snowman sans the corncob pipe, button nose, and two eyes made out of of our favorite specimen plants.