Cryptomeria japonica 'Black Dragon'
Common name: 
Black Dragon Japanese Cedar
Pronunciation: 
krip-tow-ME-ri-a ja-PON-i-ka
Family: 
Taxodiaceae
Genus: 
Type: 
Conifer
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Conifer, evergreen, small tree, 5 ft (1.5 m) tall and 7 ft (2 m) wide in 10 years, wide pyramid, dense dark green foliage.
  • Sun.  Protect from dry cold winds.
  • Hardy to USDA Zone 5     
  • Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden - Conifer Garden
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  • plant habit

    plant habit

  • branchlets and cones

    branchlets and cones