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Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Amber Glow'

More About Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Amber Glow'

  • Deciduous, coniferous tree that grows in a conical shape
  • Soft, flat, yellow needles turn an orange colour in the fall
  • Use as a specimen, for screening, or in a group setting
  • Needles won't burn in sun

Zone:

4

Height:

9-10 m

Spread:

5-6 m
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Amber Glow Dawn Redwood Growing and Maintenance Tips

While metasequoia have the appearance of an evergreen, they shed their needles every fall. Typically branched to the ground, they can be pruned up to expose the trunk.


Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Amber Glow' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous conifer

Habit

Upright
Pyramidal

Foliage Color

Golden
Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen

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