Cryptomeria japonica 'Araucarioides'

Snake Japanese Cedar

With a prehistoric look, Cryptomeria japonica ‘Araucarioides’ has long branches with short green needles resembling a cord or rope. The sparse branching of the snake-like limbs on young trees thicken with age to form a tall, open, conical tree. It will thrive in full sun to partial shade in well-drained soil.

Garden Size: 15’H x 8’W

Large: 6-12″/year

Broad Upright

Zone 6



Sun to Partial Shade

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