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Blue Atlas Cedar

Cedrus libani ssp. atlantica \'Glauca\'

Common name:

Blue Atlas Cedar



Sun needs:

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Water needs:

Drought TolerantLow WaterMedium Water

Comments: Short, stiff, bluish needles are borne in clusters on spur-shoots. Cones sit upright on mostly horizontal branches.
Location: Clairmont Arboretum

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