Cryptomeria japonica ‘Black Dragon’
Light green spring growth matures to deep black-green in summer and forms a dense, irregular pyramid. An interesting evergreen specimen suitable for a wide range of landscape styles. Works well as a small, highly textural tree in smaller spaces and large container plantings.
Type: USDA Zone 5-9
Light: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Water: Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Size: Slow growth; reaches up to 6′-7′ tall and 3′-4′ wide, and ultimately up to 10′ tall.