During Winter and some early Spring shipments, some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT.
This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
Leyland Cypress Trees - 6-12" Tall - 2.5" Pots
About Leyland Cypress Trees
The Leyland Cypress tree is great if you need to create privacy for your home. It's a fast growing tree with a growing around 2-3 feet per year. We recommend planting them in a line with about 5 feet apart from each other to create quick privacy. When planting alone the tree looks like Christmas tree.
The Leyland Cypress is a hybrid between the Alaskan Cypress and the Monterey Cypress. The hybrid cross occurred in 1888 and has been used in landscaping ever since discovered. Leyland Cypress are very hardy plants and easy to care for requiring simple maintenance. They are also known to be drought tolerant.
We ship your Leyland Cypress trees with care and in their original pots. We line a box with paper, making sure they are properly watered, pack them tight to prevent too much shaking and send them via UPS.
We currently shipping these as 2.5 inches 6-12 inch potted tree.
Recommended Zone 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Scientific Name Cupressocyparis leylandii 'leighton green'
Mature Height (ft) 40 Feet.
Mature Width (ft) 8 Feet.
Growth Rate 2-5 Feet Per Year.
Spacing 5 Feet
Fertilizer 14-7-7 Slow or controlled release.
Light Partial to Full Sun light.