This fast-growing deciduous tree is a popular ornamental. Its needle-like foliage appears evergreen in the summer before turning deep gold to orange-brown in the fall. Growing 3-4' annually, it reaches a mature height of 70-100'. Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:70 - 100 feet
Winter Care:None special.
Flower Form:Monoecious (has both sexes on same tree); male racemes, female solitary.
Foliage Type:Feathery-pyramidal large tree with a strongly taped leader and upright branching. Deciduous, flattened needle-like (taxus) 1 1/2" long, bright green.
Pruning:Seldom requires pruning due to neat, uniform habit and excessive pruning ruins its form.
Soil Requirement:Prefer moist, well-drained soil.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
Trees > 24"
4/1/19 - 6/21/19
3/18/19 - 6/21/19
3/4/19 - 6/21/19
7A & 7B
2/11/19 - 6/21/19
2/11/19 - 5/24/19
Last Order Date
Zones 1-7: June 17th, 2019 Zones 8-10: May 20th, 2019