Common Name: Nootka cypress, yellow cedar
Origin/Ecology: Native to BC
Habit: Weeping, narrowly pyramidal, pendulous, growing to 22 m tall, 10 m wide.
Leaves: Leaves fleshy, scale-like.
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Flowers and Fruit: Female cone is a small, spiky ball.
Water Use, Soil: Acidic, well-drained.
Exposure: Full sun
Landscape Uses: Specimen
Limitations: Scale insects
Other Features: Smells strong. Smooth, easily carved wood, triple the price of red cedar.