Carolina Sapphire is a compact fast-growing nativeconifertree with a tight pyramidal habit. The fine scale-like needles are a silver-blue that holds it's color year-round. Prefersfull sunand moist, well-drained soil. Exceptionally heat and drought tolerant once established.
30’ - 40’
10’ - 14’
USDA Hardiness Zone:
6 - 9
Season of Interest:
MAINTENANCE NEEDS:Low Maintenance. Water Regularly. Takes pruning well. Few problems, but watch for bagworms. Canker and root rot may occur in poorly-drained soils
LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Woodland Garden,Wildlife Gardens,Privacy Screen, andShade Tree.
COMPANION PLANTS:Loropetalum, Viburnum, Tickseed
IMAGE:Alan Levine from Strawberry, United States, Cupressus glabra cones Pine AZ 1, CC BY-SA 2.0
*As plants have ranges in appearance they may not appear as the images shown