Blue Leyland Cypress

Botanical Name: CUPRESSOCYPARIS LEYLANDII ‘NAYLOR’S BLUE’

Leyland Cypress is a most useful and beautiful hybrid “super tree”! It is an upright evergreen conifer that can grow to more than 100 ft in height. It is very symmetrical and assumes a pyramid or columnar shape. The needles are overlapping and scaly and are assembled into flattened sprays that densely cover the upward curving branches.

‘Naylor’s Blue’ has a bluish foliage. This tree is the solution to quickly creating cool areas of greenery. The dense foliage of Leyland’s cypress and its habit of retaining branches to ground level make it the perfect candidate for screens and windbreaks.

Botanical Name: Cupressocyparis leylandii ‘Naylor’s Blue’
Exposure: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 6 – 10
Bloom Time: Evergreen
Height: 35′
Spread: 10′