Bloom River Gardens

Oregon Grown
        Specialty Plants

Take time to browse through the plant selections in our online nursery . You’ll find common and reliable landscape plants as well as new and exotic varieties!

Oregon Grown
        Specialty Plants

Take time to browse through the plant selections in our online nursery . You’ll find common and reliable landscape plants as well as new and exotic varieties!

Fitzroya cupressoides

Fitzroya cupressoides | Conifers

Fitzroya cupressoides

Price: $25.00

Size: 6-9 inch

Description

Common Name: Patagonian cypress
Growth Habit: native habitat seen as conical tree, in cultivation large multi-trunk shrub
USDA Zone: 7-9
Exposure: full sun
Growing Conditions: moist, well drained soils
Comments: Found in Chile and Argentina. Peeling, furrowed rich red-brown bark. Arching, dark-green leaves in whorls of three. In its native habitat it is an endangered species and is protected. A crossdated age of 3622 years for a specimen from Chile was verified in 1993. This gives it the second-greatest age recorded for any living tree. Ours aren't quite this old, but still are nice, healthy plants!
 

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