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Taxodium ascendens

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Plant types and subtypes: Trees & Shrubs, Trees, Deciduous, Conifers

Light Requirements: sun

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: moist, wet

Soil Description: acid, average, loam, sand

Height: 30'-70'

Bloom Time: January, December

Bloom Color: brown

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10

Additional Tags: fall interest, ornamental foliage, pond margin plant, stream margin plant, wetland plant

Taxodium ascenden (pond cypress)
  • Taxodium ascenden (pond cypress)
  • Taxodium ascenden (pond cypress)
  • Taxodium ascenden (pond cypress)

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Description

Taxodium ascendens

Also known as:

pond cypress

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Scientific Synonyms:

Taxodium distichum var. imbricarium, Taxodium distichum var. nutans

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, DE, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, VA

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Coniferophyta Conifers
Class Pinopsida
Subclass
Order Pinales
Family Cupressaceae Cypress family
Genus Taxodium bald cypress
Species Taxodium ascendens pond cypress