ICN PRO, Abby Kansal Schack, Recommends Bald Cypress

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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.

BloomsBlooms: March – April
ExposureExposure: Full sun
TypeType: Tree

Commonly found in marshy or swamp areas. It loves moisture but can grow just as well in medium-dry soil conditions.

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ICN PRO, Abby Kansal Schack, Recommends Bald Cypress
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