Sequoiadendron giganteum 'Glaucum' - Giant Redwood Tree
A rare selection with steel-blue foliage and chestnut red bark when established, Sequoiadendron giganteum 'Glaucum' also seems to have a slightly more narrow habit then a species Sequoiadendron giganteum when young.
A spectacular and unusual cultivar with fetching blue-grey foliage.
Common name: Blue Giant Redwood.
Position: Full sun.
Soil: Moist or well drained, fertile soil.
Hardiness: Very hardy.
Rate of Growth: Vigorous .
Habit: Eventually a very tall tree with a conical, upright habit.
Height: 50+ m (164 ft) Spread: 10 m (32 ft).
Notes: Once established, Sequoiadendron giganteum 'Glaucum' are resistant both to wind and drought.