Taxodium distichum 'Nelson' PP12502 Sold Out For Spring 2022

Apache Chief® Baldcypress

Apache Chief® cultivar has a broadly pyramidal form with a strong central leader. This fast grower has soft, sage-green foliage that turns to a bronzy copper in the fall. Baldcypress do great in wet or waterlogged conditions but are surprisingly adapted to drier sites.

Category: Large shade tree; deciduous conifer
Hardiness: 5 to 10
Foliage: Soft, sage-green foliage
Fall Color: Bronzy copper fall foliage
Bark: Peeling reddish-brown bark; fluted trunk
Winter Interest: Reddish bark on a fluted trunk
Texture: Fine
Shape: Broadly pyramidal form
Mature Size: 60' tall by 20' wide
Growth Rate: Fast
Adaptability: Is often found in flooded situations or at the edge of bodies of water, with some or all of its roots submerged in water
Native Habitat: Native to the Southeast and Mississippi Valley