Blue Ice Arizona Cypress

Cupressus glabra Blue Ice - botanical name

Cupressus glabra Blue Ice

Evergreen pyramid shaped conical tree (10m x 2.5m) from Arizona USA. Tightly packed silvery blue scales flattened to form branchlets. Globular cones. Useful as an accent for its vertical form and colour or clipped as a tall hedge. Wind tolerant. Prefers hot dry conditions. Drought and frost tolerant.

  • Plant type
    Tree
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full sun
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost hardy
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Clay, Loam
  • Water rating
    Low
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (Arizona & New Mexico)
  • Scale
    Scale Image