Meet the plant
Bald Cypress (Taxodium distichum)
A deciduous conifer that drops its needles in fall; has interesting “knees,” which are a part of the tree’s root system popping out of the ground around its base. Large and stately native trees with feathery needles and great form.
|Blooms: March – April
|Exposure: Full sun
Commonly found in marshy or swamp areas. It loves moisture but can grow just as well in medium-dry soil conditions.