These conifers have tiny scalelike leaves that are closely set on cord-like branches and bear interesting globular, golf ball–size cones made up of shield-shaped scales. They need little pruning.
Native to Kashmir and Tibet. Striking, narrowly pyramidal tree, 40–60 ft. tall and 15–20 ft. wide. Main branches are upright but produce beautiful long, pendulous, flattened branchlets of aromatic blue-green foliage. Best with regular water. Not tolerant of strong winds or extreme heat.
This evergreen shrub from Australia has spreading, rather loose growth to 3–6 ft. tall and 5&nda...
Deciduous shrub. Native to Coast Ranges in Southern California. Grows to 6–9 ft. tall and 4&ndas...
Best-known species. Grows slowly in youth, faster once established. Typically reaches 12–18 ft. ...