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Scientific Name: Cedrus libani ssp. atlantica 'Glauca Pendula'
Pronunciation: SEE-druss LIB-an-ee subspecies at-LAN-tih-kuh
Common Name: weeping blue atlas cedar
Family Name: Pinaceae
Plant Type: Conifer
Key ID Features: Pyramidal growth with a flat top; needles blue-green, 4-sided/sharp tip, stiff, clustered on short, stout lateral spurs; female cones green then brown, barrel-shaped, 6-10cm, ripen over 2 years; male cones autumn, <8cm, light brown, cylindrical.
Course(s): HORT 2355

Habit: Horizontal
Mature Size:
Height:> 30m
Spread:10 - 15m
Origin: Garden origin
Hardiness Rating: Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Specimen plant
Additional Info: Google
weeping blue atlas cedar
Leaf Morphology:
Form: Needle-like
Arrangement: Spiraled
Texture/ Venation:
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Acicular

Inflorescence Type:
Flower Morphology:
Colour (petals): Male Cone, Yellow, Brown, Green
Flower Time at Peak: Aug, Sep
Fruit Type: Cone (winged seeds)
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time: Oct
Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Ectomycorrhizae

Pest Susceptibility: Drought resistant, Blight or needle cast
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