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Sciadopitys verticilata
Common Name: Japanese Umbrella Pine Family: Sciadopityaceae (The Japanese umbrella-pine family)

Sciadopitys verticilata
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Sciadopitys is a living fossil with no close relatives, and known in the fossil record for about 230 million years. The Umbrella Pine is somewhat slow-growing with soft needles.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom Colour 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height25-40'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread10' and over  Fragrance 
Light ExposureSun Part Sun Part Shade Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-7  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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