Growing Zones: 4-8 outdoors(hardy down to -20℉) 4-8 outdoors
- Mature Height:
- 40-50 ft.
- Mature Width:
- 20-30 ft.
- Full Sun
- Growth Rate:
- Botanical Name:
- Metasequoia glyptostroboides
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Fast-Growing Tree, Even in Wet Soil
Why Dawn Redwood Trees?
Year-round interest, versatility, and easy growth (even in wet soil) are just a click away with the Dawn Redwood Tree. Not only does this tree deliver good looks almost anywhere, but it also couldn't be easier to plant and grow.
Unlike similar varieties, standing water is no problem for the Dawn Redwood. If you have low areas in your landscape that puddle after heavy rains, plant the Dawn. Most trees can't survive in this type of environment, but this tree loves it and soaks it all in to grow to amazing heights of up to 50 feet!
You'll get amazing foliage and color without any hassle. The Dawn Redwood's beautiful, fern-like foliage develops in the spring, adding perfect green color to your landscape that thrives through the summer season. The majestic, fast-growing tree transitions in the fall to a gentle gold in homage to autumn.
Why Fast-Growing-Trees.com is Better
When you order your Dawn Redwood Tree from Fast Growing Trees, you get a uniform pyramidal shape, easy shade, and dense foliage in no time. Especially since we've planted and grown your Dawn Redwood for months, ensuring that it's got the best chance of long-term success before it even arrives at your door.
Now, you reap the rewards of our hard work with better branching, healthier roots, and faster growth than ever before.
The promise of unmatched growth is just a click away...get your own Dawn Redwood Tree today!
Customer Reviews & Photos
- Fast Growing Trees
Very good service
Good but last name is Harper. Tree was received and has been planted very carefully and all directions were followed. Tree was very dry and so must be watched for signs of life this spring. For this reason, it is awkward to submit answers to the questions asked below.
Hopefully it was arm enough for them to take root by spring If all works well I will be back for more! Come Spring!
Perfect. Gorgeous in my forest. May get another to help heal MotherEarth. Have three with this one, perhaps need fourth.
Planting & Care
1. Planting: Plant your Redwood in well-draining soil and in a spot that receives full sun. Place in a hole twice as wide and just as deep as the root ball. There's no need to amend the soil, but do add a thick layer of mulch around the base to retain moisture.
2. Watering: Make sure your Dawn Redwood receives one inch of water each week, and more if you live in a dry, drought-prone area. Rain is usually enough to keep it hydrated, but you'll likely need to water once a week for the first couple of years.
Most items ship the next business day unless otherwise noted
Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately, however some orders may ship in 1-2 business days (we do not ship on the weekends) from date of purchase. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.
|Amount of Order||Shipping Charge|
|Less than $15||$11.95|
|$119 +||FREE SHIPPING!|
You can still order, but due to cold weather, we have delayed shipping to the areas shaded on the map below. We want your new plant to thrive right out of the box, so we will wait on shipping your order until the weather is ideal. This includes anyone in
Growing Zones 3 & 4. If you are unsure of your growing zone, visit our
Growing Zone Finder.
Some plants are not available for immediate shipment, and delayed delivery is noted.
We will resume normal shipping in the Spring. Please see the table below for your approximate ship date.
|Growing Zone||Shipping Resumes|
|Zones 3 & 4||Week of May 4th|
|Zones 5 - 11||Ships Now!|