Cedrus deo ‘Karl Fuchs’ Cedrus

Cedrus

Description: A striking evergreen with bright blue spring growth that gradually matures to green, resulting in a unique shimmering effect throughout most of the year

History: Originated as a seedling selection made in the mid-1970s by Günther Horstmann nursery, Schneverdingen, Germany. It is among a group of seedlings selected from seed sourced from Paktia provence, Afghanistan. Karl Fuchs is the name of the name of the collector.

Cedrus Growing Tips: Performs best in full sun in medium moisture, well-drained soils. Tolerant of hot and humid summers. Drought tolerant once established.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 3m x 2m

Attributes

  • Tree shape: Weeping
  • Evergreen: Evergreen
  • S Size: Small
  • Leaf colour: Blue / Green

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