Genus Native to Japan where they are revered as the national tree. Cryptomeria Japonica are large evergreen trees with attractive red-brown bark and dense foliage consisting of short awl-shaped leaves arranged spirally around the branchlets; cones are spherical.
Details Cryptomeria japonica 'Dinger' is a rare form of Japanese sugi-pine. The branches grow in an unusual way almost like thick hair pointing upwards in a mound form. The foliage is a dark but a bright green. An excellent little plant and ideal for a small garden.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Evergreen. Foliage Colour: Green needles. Pot Size: 3 litre and 10 Litre. Ultimate Height: 7m. Ultimate Spread: 4m. Growth Rate: 20 - 50 years. Special Attributes: Makes a great accent plant for any garden.