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 Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery, Cryptomeria japonica ‘Rein’s Dense Jade’ is one of the most beautiful specimen trees available for your garden. The soft green needles lie close to the branchlets like a braid. The tight angle of the upright branches form a dense narrow pyramidal tree. This conifer would be at home in any garden of landscape, only requiring a full sun location.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Evergreen. Foliage Colour: Green - bronze needles. Pot Size: 3 litre and 10 Litre. Ultimate Height: 6m. Ultimate Spread: 1-2m. Growth Rate: 20 - 50 years. Special Attributes: A tree for all seasons with bronze winter colour. Protect from harsh drying wind.