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Atlas Cedar

Cedrus atlantica

Characteristics:
An evergreen conifer with green-blue needles. Strong central leader.

Growing Conditions:
Verily tolerant and grows well in areas with sun or partial shade and moist soil.

Uses:
Very low maintenance.

Height:
at maturity

Width:
at maturity

Shape:
Pyramidal

Flowers:

Leaves:
Green-blue needles alternate on branches.

Bark:
Grey bark smooth to plate-like pattern.

Native to Algeria and Morocco's Atlas Mountains. Now considered a subspecies or the same tree as cedar of Lebanon.