Shawnee Brave bald cypress
Taxodium distichum 'Mickelson'
An upright, aristocratic deciduous conifer perfect for the street environment due to it's narrow form.
Prefers moist, acidic, sandy loams, but tolerates a wide range of soil conditions ranging from average moisture garden soils to wet soils.
A great street tree for moist locations; also, minimum leaf litter due to its fine-textured foliage.
55' at maturity
20' at maturity
Narrow, perfectly upright form
Green, deciduous needes that turn rusty orange in the fall
Chosen as a runner-up in the 2002 Urban Tree of the Year competition held by The Society of Municipal Arborists.