On Oct 29, 2020, UtahTropics12 from Orem, UT (Zone 7a) wrote:
This tree does very effectively right here in Utah zone 7a/7b with our dry winters. Theres just a few giant 50 foot + specimens in Salt Lake Metropolis. Theyve survived lows right down to 0-5 levels F on REALLY dangerous winters unscathed and with none harm. Superb wanting/distinctive addition to any dry Southwest local weather in zones 7 and above!
On Apr 15, 2015, coriaceous from ROSLINDALE, MA wrote:
Deodar cedar is not usually hardy north of Z7, however there are two wild-collected timber which have survived over fifty years on the Arnold Arboretum in Boston (Z6a). The arboretum has distributed this clone beneath the identify ‘Shalimar’.
On Apr 14, 2015, RosemaryK from Lexington, MA (Zone 6a) wrote:
I’ve two seedlings from the Paktia group, Karl fuchs and Eisregen, and likewise Silver Mist. All of them survived our tough winter whereas their pots have been submerged in about 4 toes of heavy snow. They’re more durable than they appear.
On Oct 12, 2011, uglysteve from Apache Junction, AZ wrote:
This tree was on the market on the native backyard heart, I believed I might give it a strive. I’ve not seen them at my elevation, 1800 toes. I’ve seen them at 3000 toes. I’m in Sundown zone 12.
I planted it in a wash, beneath the NE nook of a giant Mesquite tree. It is in quick draining sandy loam soil, ph 7.5. It will get 6 hours of morning solar right now of 12 months, October. Will get occasional summer season and winter floods, about 10 a 12 months. Has an excellent alpine look, and can make an excellent addition to my desart forest if it lives.
Will put up updates in a 12 months to report on the way it survives the summer season warmth of 110+ F.
On Aug 8, 2010, fdfleet from Knoxville, TN wrote:
I’ve 5 of those stunning timber in my yard. three are grouped and are attractive with the world beneath lined with the quick needles. I’ve one that’s rising in an space of the yard that stays moist more often than not…it’s on a hill so which may make a distinction. It’s rising at an unbelievable fee of about 6 toes per 12 months. I’ve observed some moderately giant conical formed growths on the tree, about 4-5 inches in size and about three inches in diameter. Appears a lot too giant for a cone from that tree however I do not know. Would love some route with this difficulty. Have had a worm points up to now however Sevin knocked them out.
On Oct 26, 2009, Pogo53 from Tacoma, WA wrote:
The timber are stunning. However. I’ve 2 timber at the least 80 years previous in my again yard. They’re enormous, and drop needles continuously. They cling over the driveway and the needles get into all the pieces together with automobile vents alongside the windshield and home gutters. The needles are slippery, so that they must be swept up if on a concrete floor. In case you select to plant this tree, make certain it is the place you do not thoughts the needle drop, and that it’s effectively away from the home and any sidewalks. And large timber produce a number of yellow pollen within the fall.
On Jan 23, 2009, Pinyon from Prescott, AZ (Zone 7a) wrote:
Simply barely tolerates the chilly in my space which sometimes burns current development. Aside from that, these are incredible crops that develop fairly shortly and just about maintain themselves after just a few years of standard watering, sporting a really fairly, closely drooping conical type.
On Jan 5, 2009, lilybob from Longmont, CO wrote:
I not too long ago noticed a golden deodara rising in Boise, Idaho. Out of its chilly vary, however apparently doing OK. Anybody with expertise rising this in zone 5? Lilybob in Colorado.
On Jun 8, 2007, Opoetree from Oak View, CA wrote:
There are fairly just a few deodar cedars in my space within the Ojai Valley. One of many nurseries has a HUGE tree within the entrance. I purchased a small Four ft. tall one for a xmas tree final xmas. It’s nonetheless within the pot…I have to discover a place to let it develop to maturity. Such a stunning, beautiful tree with its coloring and gracefully drooping branches. A present to treasure!
On Mar 17, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:
Cedrus deodara DEODAR CEDAR EG (z7) (Bon)
“A noble large…& in all probability the very best of the massive conifers within the hotter localities”(Barber & Phillips);pyramidal & wide-spreading with department ideas “drooping in a way that offers the entire tree a sleek facet”S/GDr
On Might 4, 2006, sylvainyang from Edmond, OK wrote:
This tree has the nicest form however freeze in winter, I obtained 4 and 4 of them die at one gallon measurement. The nursery stated 75%
of them useless on the nursery earlier than they get in to market, for this reason they’re so costly. The golden Deodora is simpler to get freezed in Oklahoma.
On Apr 21, 2005, joshz8a from z8a, AL (Zone 8a) wrote:
I am rising this in a 14″ pot. Undecided if it would do effectively longterm however for six years now it has been completely happy and wholesome. Label simply learn ‘Deodar Cedar’ but it surely has beautiful silvery inexperienced foliage, a straight stem to about Four toes then spreads out in a cover form three toes vast. Is likely to be partly the results of considerably cramped roots in pot, and the truth that it as soon as blew over in storm and broke the highest which I then trimmed again however I really like the shape it is taken. Grows in full solar.
A favourite of many small potted timber which I get pleasure from rising. josh z8a
On Sep 30, 2003, cici77 from Banning, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:
Stunning BEAUTIFUL tree… very drought-tolerant when it is older. We now have them lining our highway and so they solely get watered when it rains, and I dwell 15 min north of Palm Springs, California (U.S.)
I’ve collected the seeds and hope to develop extra for our land; this tree has a really possitive A+ in my e book – the weeping look of the tree is simply stunning!
On Aug 28, 2002, smiln32 from Oklahoma Metropolis, OK (Zone 7a) wrote:
This tree grows shortly, reaching as much as 80 toes. It does want common watering when it is younger, however when it is established, it is drought-tolerant. It prefers full solar.
On Jun 24, 2001, wannadanc from Olympia, WA wrote:
Quick rising to 80 ft, this isn’t a tree for a small yard, because it shortly takes up an excessive amount of area with a 40 ft unfold at floor stage. It’s a sleek showing tree, with a particular nodding tip.