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Taxodium distitchum 'Falling Waters'

More About Taxodium distitchum 'Falling Waters'

  • A true weeper with graceful, cascading branches
  • Furrowed bark and golden fall colour
  • Central leader grows straight up
  • Height is dependent on staking

Zone:

5

Height:

4-5 m

Spread:

4-5 m
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Falling Waters Bald Cypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

This plant is  lovely draped over a wall or as a specimen in a rock garden. Staking and creative pruning will make each plant uniquely individual. While taxodium have the appearance of evergreens, they shed their needles every fall. Note: Chlorosis often occurs in an alkaline soil.


Taxodium distitchum 'Falling Waters' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Bog or water garden
Bog or water garden
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Deciduous conifer
Fall Color

Habit

Weeping

Foliage Color

Orange
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

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