SelecTree: A Tree Selection Guide

18 trees found.

PORT ORFORD CEDAR
Can be used as a windbreak…

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana - photo


ITALIAN CYPRESS
Smog tolerant. Very narrow, upright form. Also blue-green variety 'Glauca', and…

Cupressus sempervirens - photo


BLUE ITALIAN CYPRESS
Green-leaf and golden-leaf forms available. Columnar evergreen that is great for…

Cupressus sempervirens 'Glauca' - photo


SANTA CRUZ CYPRESS
A rare tree. Listed as an endangered species…

Hesperocyparis abramsiana - photo


ARIZONA CYPRESS
Susceptible to Juniper Blight. Branches don't droop and resist breakage…

Hesperocyparis arizonica - photo


SMOOTH ARIZONA CYPRESS
Excellent wind screen for hot, dry areas. Cultivar 'Chaparral' is a smaller form…

Hesperocyparis arizonica var. glabra - photo


TECATE CYPRESS
Utility friendly tree. Excessive watering may cause rapid top growth, resulting in wind-thrown trees…

Hesperocyparis forbesii - photo


GOWEN CYPRESS
Utility friendly tree. Considered a rare and endangered tree, even in California where it occurs…

Hesperocyparis goveniana - photo


Hesperocyparis guadalupensis

MACNAB CYPRESS
Tolerates serpentine soils…

Hesperocyparis macnabiana - photo


MONTEREY CYPRESS
Good wind screen in coastal areas. Develops a wind-sculptured form. Becomes…

Hesperocyparis macrocarpa - photo


PIUTE CYPRESS
As with many Cypress, this species is heavily reliant on wildfires for…

Hesperocyparis nevadensis - photo


PIGMY CYPRESS
Utility friendly tree. Considered a rare and endangered tree, even in California where it occurs…


SARGENT CYPRESS
Utility friendly tree. A California coastal species found from northern Mendocino County to Santa…

Hesperocyparis sargentii - photo


CUYAMACA CYPRESS
A rare species known only to naturally occur in the headwaters of King Creek in…


NOOTKA CYPRESS
Cold hardy in California, except in plant climate zones 1,2,3…

Xanthocyparis nootkatensis - photo


WEEPING NOOTKA CYPRESS
Utility friendly tree. Can tolerate some amount of wet soil. Open and arching branches give this tree…

Xanthocyparis nootkatensis 'Pendula' - photo