Cupressus macrocarpa Karoonda (syn. Cupressus sempervirens Karoonda) Cupressaceae
Karoonda (Monterey) Cypress ku-PRES-us mak-ro-KAR-pa
- Conifer, evergreen tree, narrow columnar form, sometimes labeled as an Cupressus sempervirens Karoonda (i.e., Karoonda Italian or Mediterranian Cypress) for which it may be a good substitute since it is reportedly more cold hardy. Grows less than 2 ft per year; may reach 14 ft tall and 1 ft wide (4 × 0.3 m) in 10 years.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 7?