Taxodium distichum Secrest Taxodiaceae
Secrest Baldcypress taks-O-di-um DIS-ti-kum
- Deciduous conifer, shurb, dwarf, relatively low and spreading habit, slow growing to about 3 ft high and
10 ft wide (~1 × 3 m).
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5 Originated from a "witches broom", discovered and
named by James N. Karcher, Grounds Manager at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC),
Wooster, Ohio. Secrest Arboretum is on the OARDC campus.
- Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden - Conifer Garden