Deodar Cedar – Cedrus deodora

$2.95

Soft grayish-green needles and drooping branches make a great bonsai or feature plant.

Due to their short and neat needles, these hardy trees are a classic bonsai choice. The tree can be trained into most upright styles or even as a cascade and will respond well to heavy pruning.  

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Due to their short and neat needles, these hardy trees are a classic bonsai choice. The tree can be trained into most upright styles or even as a cascade and will respond well to heavy pruning.  

Bonsai Location

Outdoor

Bonsai Difficulty

Beginner

Bonsai Styles

Cascade, Semi-cascade, Formal Upright, Informal Upright, Slanted Trunk, Group Planting

Bonsai Size

Small (0-25cm), Medium (25-80cm), Large (80-200cm)

Position/Sunlight

Full Sun

Additional Features

Attracts Birds, Easy Care Plants

In the Garden

Native to the Western Himalayas, this tree grows naturally at an altitude of 1,500 – 3,000m. Grown widely in the west, the tree is a fast growing and has a beautiful upright growth habit with wide drooping branches. It can be grown in rows to make a beautiful soft screen for a garden or as a feature tree on its own. They will look there best grown in grassy areas away from paths where the lower branches can be left to spread.

Propagation

The tree will thrive in all areas of Australia except for the tropics and will cope with all soil types. It likes a well drained soil and will not do well in very wet soils. Once established, the plant is extremely drought tolerant. making it great for dryer climates.

Common Name:Deodar Cedar
Scientific Name:Cedrus deodora
Seeds Per Packet:Approx 20
Climate:Arid/Semi Arid, Cold Temperate, Subtropical, Warm Temperate
Hardiness:1 (-15 to -10 °C)
Ideal Soil pH:Acidic
Soil Type:Loam, Saline
Position/Sunlight:Full Sun
Watering:Medium
Flower Colour:Unremarkable
Bonsai Location:Outdoor
Bonsai Difficulty:Beginner
Bonsai Styles:Cascade, Semi-cascade, Formal Upright, Informal Upright, Slanted Trunk, Group Planting
Bonsai Size:Small (0-25cm), Medium (25-80cm), Large (80-200cm)
Tree Full Height:15-25m
Tree Full Width:5-10m
Foliage:Evergreen
Foliage Colour:Green
Seasons Of Interest:Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter
Climate:Arid/Semi Arid, Cold Temperate, Subtropical, Warm Temperate
Additional Features:Attracts Birds, Easy Care Plants
Growing Information

In the Garden

Native to the Western Himalayas, this tree grows naturally at an altitude of 1,500 – 3,000m. Grown widely in the west, the tree is a fast growing and has a beautiful upright growth habit with wide drooping branches. It can be grown in rows to make a beautiful soft screen for a garden or as a feature tree on its own. They will look there best grown in grassy areas away from paths where the lower branches can be left to spread.

Propagation

The tree will thrive in all areas of Australia except for the tropics and will cope with all soil types. It likes a well drained soil and will not do well in very wet soils. Once established, the plant is extremely drought tolerant. making it great for dryer climates.

Product Details
Common Name:Deodar Cedar
Scientific Name:Cedrus deodora
Seeds Per Packet:Approx 20
Climate:Arid/Semi Arid, Cold Temperate, Subtropical, Warm Temperate
Hardiness:1 (-15 to -10 °C)
Ideal Soil pH:Acidic
Soil Type:Loam, Saline
Position/Sunlight:Full Sun
Watering:Medium
Flower Colour:Unremarkable
Bonsai Location:Outdoor
Bonsai Difficulty:Beginner
Bonsai Styles:Cascade, Semi-cascade, Formal Upright, Informal Upright, Slanted Trunk, Group Planting
Bonsai Size:Small (0-25cm), Medium (25-80cm), Large (80-200cm)
Tree Full Height:15-25m
Tree Full Width:5-10m
Foliage:Evergreen
Foliage Colour:Green
Seasons Of Interest:Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter
Climate:Arid/Semi Arid, Cold Temperate, Subtropical, Warm Temperate
Additional Features:Attracts Birds, Easy Care Plants