Printer Friendly Version Print Plant Details

Sciadopitys verticillata 'Joe Kozey'

Also called Joe Kozey Koyamaki


More About Sciadopitys verticillata 'Joe Kozey'

  • Narrow, upright and densely branched, this conifer will become more open, tall and narrow with age
  • Dark green pine-like needles with a glossy appearance
  • Needles are arranged in whorls on the branches
  • Tufted needles form in an upward manner to look like a wind-distended, umbrella skeleton
  • Slow-growing cultivar, even under optimal conditions
  • A unique plant with a tropical appearance

Zone:

5

Height:

6-10 m

Spread:

125-200 cm
×

Joe Kozey Umbrella Pine Growing and Maintenance Tips

This columnar evergreen is a good choice when planting in a confined area or planted in groups to make a privacy wall. Younger plants should be protected (burlap wrap) from extremely cold, drying, winter winds and excessive drought until well established (2-3 years min.). Plant in a rich, acidic soil.


Sciadopitys verticillata 'Joe Kozey' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Evergreen
Evergreen

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Compact
Pyramidal
Conical
Columnar

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Specimen
Screening (privacy)
Hedge

 Suitable Substitutions for Sciadopitys verticillata 'Joe Kozey'

Get more info on Pinus nigra 'Arnold Sentinel'

Pinus nigra 'Arnold Sentinel'

Arnold's Sentinel Columnar Pine

Get more info on Pinus sylvestris 'Fastigiata'

Pinus sylvestris 'Fastigiata'

Scots Sentinel Pine

Get more info on Pinus cembra 'Algonquin Pillar'

Pinus cembra 'Algonquin Pillar'

Algonquin Pillar Swiss Stone Pine

Get more info on Pinus nigra 'Teardrop' (PP12806)

Pinus nigra 'Teardrop' (PP12806)

Teardrop Columnar Austrian Pine