This very large conifer is native to Japan and has been planted primarily in the southeastern United States as an ornamental tree. This species can grow up to 70 m tall and has a reddish-brown trunk that is 4 m in diameter. This cedar is the national tree of Japan and is commonly planted around shrines and temples in that country.
- Planted as an ornamental, growing best in full sun.
- Growth Habit:
- Evergreen tree, growing 15-18 m tall or higher.
- Bloom Time:
- Presence in US:
- DC MA MD PA LA NC NY VA