Search by plant name, key attributes or both to find plant details and a list of Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans' is a large-growing, broadly columnar selection of Japanese cedar with spreading tiered branches holding seafoam-green juvenile foliage that turns purple with hints of red and orange. This variety has one more plus as opposed to other cryptomerias – it does not change its colour to coppery brown in winter and remains green all year round. RHS Garden Hyde Hall Spring and Orchid Show, Free entry to RHS members at selected Please enable JavaScript!Bitte aktiviere JavaScript!antiblock.org, Lawson Cypress - Chamaecyparis lawsoniana, 17.10. We have combined these two powerful search tools into a single Find a Plant service searching over 250,000 plant records. Low Maintenance Mon – Fri | 9am – 5pm, Join the RHS today and support our charity. 020 3176 5800 Its soft, feathery, pale green juvenile foliage is retained throughout the tree's life, All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Abies koreana Tundra - dwarf Korean fir, 02.01. The offer was accepted; the It does well in conditions from sun to partial shade. Japanese cedar 'Elegans Viridis', Family It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans' is a medium-sized, conical shaped conifer. 20-50 years, Cultivation It is known for having weak roots making for many many large specimens canted or leaning over. This tree is resistant to damage by deer and is slightly salt tolerant. Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans Viridis' 12 Avis clients. Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans' is a delightful evergreen conifer that transforms colour throughout the seasons. Cryptomeria japonica Elegans Viridis kryptomerie japonská ... Odrůda Elegans je juvenilní forma s dlouhými jehlicemi v Evropě pěstována o roku 1854. It is also quite different from other cryptomerias due to its foliage and branches that are soft, long and drooping at the ends. Grows in any moist but well-drained soil in a sheltered position, Propagation Pinus cembra - Swiss Stone Pine, Arolla Pine, Cryptomeria japonica Cristata - crested Japanese cedar. 222879/SC038262, If you enter just a plant name, you will see results from the old RHS Plant Finder and Selector databases. Evergreen needles are longer, not so crowded along the branches making a feathery appearance. Ár: Méret: Sargent (1894; The Forest Flora of Japan) recorded the instance of a daimyō (feudal lord) who was too poor to donate a stone lantern at the funeral of the shōgun Tokugawa Ieyasu (1543–1616) at Nikkō Tōshō-gū, but requested instead to be allowed to plant an avenue of sugi, so that "future visitors might be protected from the heat of the sun". Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets, Aspect South-facing or West-facing or North-facing or East-facing, Ultimate height Soft feathery juvenile leaves (needles), 12-25 mm long, is green in summer but turns a rich brownish red in winter (especially in exposed sites). The finely cut, soft-textured, feathery juvenile foliage appears a blue-green colour then changes to a fresh green in summer followed by deep purple-bronze colours in late autumn and winter. City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Rock Garden, Diseases times, Need more criteria? Japanese cedars proved to grow happily in our garden where winter temperature dropped to -27°C a couple of times. Sugi is the national tree of Japan, commonly planted around temples and shrines, with many hugely impressive trees planted centuries ago. Join Generally trouble free. Try an advanced search, RHS Registered Charity no.