Native to the western Himalayas of Asia, this cedar is grown in the eastern United States as an ornamental tree, often planted in parks. A tall conifer, this species can grow to 60 m in height. Long (up to 7 cm), slender needles are arranged singly on long shoots or in clusters on short shoots. This species is the national tree of Pakistan.
- Planted as an ornamental, growing best in full sun.
- Growth Habit:
- Evergreen tree, growing 12-24 m tall or higher.
- Bloom Time:
- Late summer.
- Presence in US:
- DC GA MD NC NY SC