Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Mature Size: 40′ H X 10′ W
Bloom Time: Prized for Foliage
Description: A tall, loose coniferous tree with fine, deciduous needles, starting bright green in spring and turning brilliant gold in fall; prefers moist locations and light soils.
Ornamental Features: Green foliage which emerges light green in spring. Leaves turn gold in the fall. The rough gray bark and gold branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.
Landscape Attributes: Deciduous tree with a strong central leader and a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Low maintenance tree, and usually looks its best without pruning.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)