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Common Name: Arizona Cypress

Species Name: Cupressus arizonica

Family Name: Cupressaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin North America
Sun Preference Full Sun



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 30-feet diameter, 50-feet height
    • Leaves: Scale-like, appressed against stem, 1/16 inches long, overall effect looks like a braided bullwhip



Soil Preference Well-drained
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone
Notes Most cultivars have blue foliage; heat and drought tolerant and a good choice for Oklahoma


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