University of Rhode Island

Cupressocyparis leylandii

Leyland Cypress

Fast growing columnar to pyramidal evergreen similar to Chaemaecyparis nootkatensis. Fine feathery bluish green foliage. Adaptable to soil types if well drained. Full sun. Withstands salt spray. 60-70' x 12-15'.

Image courtesy of Virginia Tech. Dept. of Forestry

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