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An excellent cloud-pruned bonsai tree of Cryptomeria japonica Japanese Cedar stands within oval clay pot | Heartwood Seeds UK
Evergreen foliage of the national tree of Japan Cryptomeria japonica stands tall near a symbolic temple
Bright yellow pollen cone flowers stand on the tips of the dark green foliage of a Cryptomeria japonica Japanese Cedar tree
Cryptomeria japonica Japanese Cedar seeds
Heartwood seed pack, business card and teapot - Cryptomeria japonica

Cryptomeria japonica (Japanese Cedar) | 30 Seeds | £3.49

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Cryptomeria japonica - (Japanese Cedar)


An evergreen conifer which is the national tree of Japan, often planted near temples for symbolic reasons


Hardy to -15ºC (5ºF)


Makes an excellent bonsai tree as it is easily dwarfed and the foliage is dense which allows ‘cloud-pruning’ to enhance bonsai forms


Please note: full germination instructions are printed on each pack


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Genus: Cryptomeria


Species: japonica


English name: Japanese Cedar


Plant type: Evergreen conifer


Eventual height: Under 3 feet as a bonsai tree; up to 20 m (65 ft) in open ground


Season of Interest: All year


Hardiness: Hardy to -15ºC (5ºF)


Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade


Soil: Moist and well-drained, fertile soils


Propagation methods: Seeds and cuttings




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