Black Dragon Cryptomeria ( japanese cedar )
cryptomeria japonica 'black dragon'
Light green spring growth matures to deep black-green in summer and forms a dense, irregular pyramid. Very stiff, almost rigid feel when touched. Great little specimen tree that is sure to draw interest from everyone. Growth rate is slightly on the slower side, but this variety really doesn't reach a very large size at maturity An interesting specimen in most any style landscape including Asian and formal English gardens. Evergreen.
Mature Height : 8-10 Feet
Mature Width : 4-6 Feet
Exposure : Full sun
Hardiness Zones : 5-9