The attractive ‘Blue Sapphire’ Cypress is the most drought tolerant of any evergreen! There is no need to worry about heat waves and water restrictions with this hardy tree. Stands up to the extreme weather conditions that damage and even kill most evergreens.
These trees are referred to as "Arizona Cypress" in arid, southwestern regions, and is called "Blue Cypress" in the southeastern states. It's an extremely versatile tree that can be planted anywhere within its growing zones.
The Blue Sapphire is a low maintenance Cypress that requires no upkeep to preserve its great shape. Fantastic for use as a hedge, privacy screen, or property divider.
Its unique blue-green foliage also lets the Blue Sapphire stand alone as an accent tree! This resilient evergreen is adaptable to just about any type of soil.
Growing Zones: 7-9
This plant is recommended for zones: 7-9
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|It's Easy to Plant your Drought Tolerant Evergreen
Specific Directions for Drought Tolerant Evergreen
Place your Drought Tolerant Evergreen in an area that receives full to partial sunlight. Although Drought Tolerant Evergreens prefer full sun, they can tolerate shade. Plant your Drought Tolerant Evergreens about 5 feet apart for a privacy fence.
Drought Tolerant Evergreens will adapt to your natural soil even if it's sandy or heavy in clay as long as it's well draining. Add organic material to your soil to lighten the texture and improve drainage. Once established your Drought Tolerant evergreen won't need any extra water unless you're experiencing an extended dry spell.
Drought Tolerant Evergreens often don't require any fertilizer. If your evergreen starts to loose it's hue and needs a nutrient boost sprinkle a table spoon of well balanced fertilizer like formula 10-10-10 or 20-20-20 on top of the soil around your Drought Tolerant Evergreen.
|Step 1 - Dig Your Hole
Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Drought Tolerant Evergreen.
|Step 2 - Place Your Plant
Next, separate the roots of your Drought Tolerant Evergreen gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.
|Step 3 - Backfill Your Hole
As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.
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