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Cryptomeria japonica 'Rasen'

Japanese Cedar

Item #: 4723

Zones: 5a to 9b

Height: 240" tall

Culture: Sun

Origin: Japan

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

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This fast-growing, irregular upright selection of Cryptomeria makes a truly unique specimen plant. Our ten year old plants are now 20' in height. The open, upright, see-through branching structure has a wonderful oriental feel. Each branch has short rubbery-needles that spirally twist themselves around the branch. I would grow this cryptomeria just to have cool foliage for arrangments.