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: Zone 5-9
Light: Full sun, Partial sun.
Water: Water regularly – weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Size: Slowly reaches 6 to 7 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide; ultimately 10 ft. tall.