Callitropsis nootkatensis 'Pendula'
Weeping Alaska Cedar
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Pyramidal tree, 30-45 ft high (9-14 m), or more, 10-15 ft (3-4.5 m) wide. Drooping branchlets hang from spreading, upcurving branches, foliage is gray-green.
- Best in a moist climate.
- Raised in Holland after 1884, it has been in commerce in North American since about 1907. There may be at least two clones in cultivation.
- Oregon State Univ. campus: SE area of Weatherford Hall