Green Rocket Leyland Cypress
|Mature Height||20-30 Feet|
|Mature Width||6-10 Feet|
Are you looking for an evergreen tree that gives you privacy and protection without all the maintenance and hassle? The Green Rocket Leyland Cypress provides year-round shades of green with a dense, upright growth so you can have privacy from nosey neighbors and protection from strong winds.
If you love the classic look of evergreens, the Green Rocket Leyland Cypress takes the look to the next level with flat branches and a conical shape. You’ll also be pleased by the look of the trunk - as its bark becomes more textured and flaky as it matures.
The Green Rocket Leyland Cypress is a great addition to just about any outdoor space. Their dense nature makes them perfect for privacy screens, windbreaks, or property borders. Plant them between you and your neighbor's house or by your back patio to block the wind and the view.
Known for reaching heights of 35 feet tall, the Green Rocket Leyland Cypress will keep its narrow shape without the need for constant maintenance or trimming. It’s also easy to grow, heat tolerant, and resistant to most pests and diseases.
Whether you’re looking to add some privacy to your outdoor space or want to make an evergreen statement, the Green Rocket Leyland Cypress is ready to bring year-round, deep greens to your space. Order Now.
How much space will the Green Rocket Leyland Cypress need?
The Green Rocket Leyland Cypress grows up to 25-35 feet tall and can have a spread of up to 10 feet.
Do I have to trim it to keep its shape?
No. The Green Rocket Leyland Cypress grows up in a naturally pyramidal, cone-like shape without any maintenance.
How fast does it grow?
You can anticipate your Green Rocket Leyland Cypress to grow up to 3 to 5 feet each year.
Plant your Green Rocket Leyland Cypress in a location that provides ample space. This tree can reach heights of 25-35 feet and a width of 8 feet. It’s important when you are planting multiple Green Rockets to plant them 8-10 feet apart to allow space between them. Or if you’re wanting a privacy screen or hedge, plant 4-5 feet apart.
Plant your trees in a full sun location and dig a hole that is 2-3 times the size of the root ball and around the same depth. Place the tree in the hole and backfill the dirt. Water immediately to help the soil settle. Then place mulch 2-3 inches in depth around the base and about a foot out from the trunk of the tree.
Watering your Green Rocket Leyland Cypress frequently to keep the soil moist. At least 1 inch of water per week.
Although the Green Rocket Leyland Cypress does not require fertilizer, you may choose to add shrub and tree fertilizer as needed.