Scientific Name: Calocedrus decurrens Form: Columnar
Common Name:California incense cedar Texture:Medium
Family Name:CupressaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Conifer Mature Size (ht. X w.):22 - 30m x 7 - 10m
Origin: U.S. - southwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Leaves: Scale-like, Opposite, Leathery, Glabrous, Lustrous, Spatulate
Flowers: n/a (male cone), Yellow, Brown, Nov- Oct
Fruit: Cone (winged seeds), Red, Brown, Oct- Nov
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Specimen plant, Tall background
Key ID Features:Scent of leaves, narrow 'duck's bill' cone, and grayish-green to reddish-brown exfoliating bark