Sequoiadendron giganteum Pendulum Taxodiaceae
Weeping Sierra Redwood, Weeping Giant Redwood se-KWOY-a-DEN-dron ji-GAN-te-um
- A tall, narrow pillar, only 3 ft (0.9 m) wide, may lean; short, pendulous branches, mane-like. May develop a "grotesque shape" to some eyes, but to others "very interesting" (as is said of a friends home-made wine).
- Hardy to USDA Zone 6 Introduced in 1863 by a nurseryman of Nantes, France, in the North American nursery trade since about 1907.
- Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden - Conifer Garden