Bald Cypress

Bald Cypress
Optimal Light: Full sun
Light Range: Full sun
Soil Moisture: Medium to high
Native: Yes
Drought Tolerance: High
Perennial: N/A
Growth Rate: Fast
Mature Height: 60 – 80 ft.
Mature Spread: 25 – 35 ft.
Soil Texture: Any
Soil pH: Any
Salt Tolerance: Low to None
Hardiness Zone: 8-10

0Bald Cypress, Taxodium distichum

Unique looking tree with fern-like leaves. Natural cone shaped growth pattern. Wood is used in home building and mulch and noted for resistance to decay. Produces seeds eaten by birds. Can handle a wide variety of soil conditions from standing water to well drained. Goes dormant for the winter. Very cold hardy.

Island Home Service Sanibel Island

Jürgen Schreyer
Island Home Service

P.O. Box 1050
Sanibel, FL 33957

P: (239) 472-5247