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Extra Extra Large Cryptomeria Japonica Globosa Nana Bush 100cm. 90 Litre

Extra Extra Large Cryptomeria Japonica Globosa Nana Bush 100cm. 90 Litre

£349.95
Extra large Cryptomeria Japonica Globosasa Nana Bush by Charellagardens 90 litre pot.
Extra large Cryptomeria Japonica Globosasa Nana Bush by Charellagardens 90 litre pot. Extra large Cryptomeria Japonica Globosasa Nana Bush by Charellagardens 90 litre pot.
2 In stock
Quick Overview

Beautiful huge bushy plants, fully winter hardy and suitable for pot or ground planting. Enormous plants in 90 litre pots.

Plant Size (cm)
Plant Size (cm)
81cm - 100cm
Pot Size - Litre
Pot Size - Litre
90 Litre
Anticipated Height
Anticipated Height
90cm+ ex pot
Toleration
Toleration
-10
Growth Speed
Growth Speed
Medium
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Qty

Extra Extra Large Cryptomeria Japonica Globosa Nana Bush 90 Litre: Also known as Japanese Red Cedar. An extremely decorative variety of conifer forming a dome of bright green foliage, with new growth having a touch of yellow and turning to a shade of pale blue in winter, these plants are fully hardy for the whole of the uk including the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. They make a good alternative to the more established topiary plants. The Cryptomeria Globosa is a slow growing dwarf variety of conifer, although looking at this plant there is nothing that suggests dwarf, its a huge plant!  with a height and spread of approximately 90 to 100cm, Cryptomeria require little maintenance  apart from the usual of feeding during the growing season and ensuring it is watered, especially during the growing season, if pot planted ensure. a good daily water supply. 

What to expect: Your plant will arrive planted in an 90 litre/60cm pot, the plant will have an approximate height excluding the pot of approximately 90 to 100cm with a similar with a similar spread and will look exactly like the pictures taken July 2019.

Planting Position: Equally happy in full sun through to partial shade.

Soil: Being a variety of conifer Cryptomeria are an extremely versatile plant so, sand, clay, chalk, loam are all acceptable, for best results ensure the planted area is moist and well drained.

Suitable for container planting: Yes ideal for both ground and container, can and often is used as a more hardy alternative to more traditional topiary plants to flank doorways and entrances.

Eventual height and spread: A slow growing plant the head will grow year on year and the stem will become thicker, it will only gain 1 or 2 inches in actual height per year.

Growth Speed: Head, relatively quick. Stem, extremely slow.

Growth Habit: Bushy.

Flowering Period: Not Applicable.

Pruning: Better to be done a little and often, approximately once a month during the growing season is sufficient to maintain head shape. Simply cut new growth that is not in keeping with the shape.

Foliage: Mid to dark green leaves new growth has a slight yellow tinge, during winter the foliage has a touch of pale blue to it.

An extremely low maintenance plant that is generally pest and disease free. Ensure plants have an adequate water supply, especially during the growing season, especially when planted in a pot. For best results feed approximately every 6 weeks during the growing season. Requires no special attention during the winter months.