Calocedrus decurrens, Incense Cedar
Scientific name: Calocedrus decurrens
Common name: Incense Cedar
A California Native conifer that can reach a height of up to 200 feet tall and 50 feet wide! It is a slow growing tree. It will become drought tolerant if you deep soak it infrequently when it is immature. It is a great tree for bank stabilization.
Best to prune in the winter.
- Plant in full sun to part shade
- Prefers woodland soil and can tolerate serpentine soil
- Attracts butterflies
- Fire resistant
- Great for erosion control and bank stabilization
- Hardy up to -5
-Native to California