Densely packed foliage is bright emerald green. Very fast growth, up to 3 feet per year in youth makes a quick solution to problem views or lack of privacy, though best reserved for estates or large commercial sites. Tolerant of most soils. Evergreen.
Common Name: Leyland Cypress
Botanical Name: Cupressocyparis leylandii
Watering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Botanical Pronunciation:ku-pres-o-SI-pa-ris la-LAN-de-i
Average landscape size:Reaches 20 to 30 ft. in 10 years; 50 ft. tall, 20 ft. wide eventually.
Special features:Easy Care, Fast Growing, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Blooms:Conifer; prized for foliage.