Scientific Name: Sequoia sempervirens Form: Columnar
Common Name:coast redwood Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:CupressaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Conifer Mature Size (ht. X w.):> 30m x > 25m
Origin: U.S. - southwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 8a: (-12 to -9.5 C)
Leaves: Needle-like, Spiraled, Leathery, Glabrous, Lustrous, Linear, Acicular, Entire
Flowers: n/a (male cone), Yellow, Brown, Feb- Mar
Fruit: Cone (winged seeds), Brown, Aug- Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Acidic, Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Shade tree, Specimen plant
Key ID Features:Bark fibrous, red-brown; leaves flat, needle-like, 2 ranked, dark green with 2 broad white stomatal bands below.