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Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Matthaei Broom'

More About Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Matthaei Broom'

  • A semi-dwarf, compact form of dawn redwood
  • Drooping, light green foliage turns orange-bronze in the fall
  • Use as a specimen in a rock garden

Interesting Notes:

Available in a top grafted form.

Zone:

5

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm
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Matthaei Broom Dawn Redwood Growing and Maintenance Tips

While metasequoia have the appearance of an evergreen, they shed their needles every fall.


Metasequoia glyptostroboides 'Matthaei Broom' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous conifer
Fall Color

Habit

Rounded
Globe
Compact
Dwarf

Foliage Color

Orange
Bronze
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

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