The Cryptomeria Radicans tree also known as the Japanese cedar isn’t as well known as it should be. This hardy evergreen tree offers fragrant, feathery foliage and a naturally clean pyramidal shape. It is low maintenance, fast-growing, versatile, and extremely adaptable. But the number one reason this tough evergreen should be your top pick is that it is one of the few privacy trees that are deer resistant without those prickly needles! Order these Cryptomeria today from our online plant nursery.
Cryptomeria Radicans | The Deer Resistant Privacy Tree
Cryptomeria Radicans Key Features
• Fast growing at a rate of 3 to 5 feet per year
• Deer, disease, and pest resistant
• Low maintenance
• Drought tolerant once established
• Grows in full sun to part shade
• Adapts to just about any soil type including clay
Cryptomeria trees add flare and texture to your landscape with minimal maintenance.
This graceful tree has soft, dense, feathery foliage that is fragrant. The fresh needles are a bright green that deepens to a stunning emerald green as the foliage ages. As cold weather takes hold the Cryptomeria gets a purplish bronze tone. This conifer has an upright columnar to a narrow pyramidal shape.