Taxodium distichum ‘Pévé Minaret’ Taxodium

Taxodium

Description: A small slow growing, upright cultivar with ascending branchlets, perfectly proportioned for rockeries, borders and even large containers. Soft, flat green leaves have a fern-like texture and turn shades of yellow and brown in the autumn.

History: Raised in 1990 by Piet Vergeldt, the Netherlands.

Taxodium Growing Tips: Prefers to have access to good sources of moisture in the soil and will tolerate water logged soil well.  Requires plenty of water in the first 2 years after planting to ensure that it will thrive. 

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 1m x 0.5m

Attributes

  • VS Size: Very small
  • Wet tolerant
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Autumn colour
  • Attractive bark
  • Do not prune

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