Cupressus glabra 'Sulphuera'
Common name: 
Sulphuera Arizona Cypress
Pronunciation: 
ku-PRES-us GLAH-bra
Family: 
Cupressaceae
Genus: 
Synonyms: 
‘Sulfuera’
‘Sulphera’
Type: 
Conifer
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Evergreen tree, upright, compact columnar form, 10 ft tall and 4 ft wide in 10 years (3 × 1.2 m).  Leaves sulfur-yellow.
  • Sun   dry, well-drained soil.
  • Hardy to USDA Zone 5      The name of this selection is spelled several ways, for example: ‘Sulphuera’ (American Conifer Soc.), ‘Sulfuera’ (Royal Hort. Soc.), ‘Sulphera’ (several nurseries).
  • Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden - Conifer Garden
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    branchlets and leaves