Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 40′ H X 10′ W
Bloom Time: N/A
Description: A tall, narrow evergreen of the Rocky Mountains, with a rather open and loose habit; does extremely well on poor, dry soils, makes a good windbreak, becomes a rugged character tree with maturity.
Ornamental Features: Has green foliage. Needles remain green through the winter. The shaggy brick red bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.
Landscape Attributes: Evergreen tree with a strong central leader and a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Its average texture blends into the landscape.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)