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Pond Cypress

Pond Cypress Basics

Grows LikeTree
DurationPerennial
U.S. NativeNative to U.S.

Pond Cypress Morphology and Physiology

Active Growth PeriodSpring and Summer
AllelopathNo
C:N RatioHigh
Coppice PotentialNo
Fall ConspicuousYes
Flower ColorBrown
Foliage ColorGreen
Foliage Porosity SummerPorous
Foliage Porosity WinterPorous
Foliage TextureFine
Fruit Seed ColorBrown
Fruit Seed ConspicuousYes
Growth FormSingle Stem
Growth RateSlow
Height at 20 Years (Maximum feet)35
Height Mature feet100
Leaf RetentionNo
LifespanLong
Low Growing GrassNo
Resprout AbilityYes
ClimbingClimbing
ToxicityNone

Pond Cypress Growing Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured SoilsNo
Adapted to Fine Textured SoilsYes
Adapted to Medium Textured SoilsYes
Anaerobic ToleranceHigh
CaCO3 ToleranceLow
Cold Stratification RequiredYes
Drought ToleranceNone
Frost Free Days (Minimum)140
pH Minimum5.2
pH Maximum7.2
Planting Density per Acre (Minimum)300
Planting Density per Acre (Maximum)800
Precipitation Minimum40
Precipitation Maximum100
Root Depth (Minimum inches)36
Salinity ToleranceNone
Shade ToleranceIntermediate
Shade ToleranceIntermediate
Minimum Temperature (F)7

Pond Cypress Reproduction

Bloom PeriodLate Winter
Commercial AvailabilityRoutinely Available
Fruit Seed AbundanceLow
Fruit Seed Period BeginsSpring
Fruit Seed Period EndsFall
Fruit Seed PersistancesNo
Propagated by Bare RootYes
Propagated by BulbsNo
Propagated by ContainerYes
Propagated by CormsNo
Propagated by CuttingsNo
Propagated by SeedYes
Propagated by SodNo
Propagated by SprigsNo
Propagated by TubersNo
Seed per Pound5000
Seed Spread RateSlow
Seedling VigorMedium
Seedling VigorMedium
Small GrainNo

Pond Cypress Edibility and Other Uses

Berry/Nut Seed ProductNo
Christmas Tree ProductNo
Fodder ProductNo
Fuelwood ProductMedium
Lumber ProductYes
Naval Store ProductYes
Palatable to a Browse AnimalLow
Palatable to a Grazing AnimalLow
Palatable to a HumanNo
Pulpwood ProductNo
Veneer ProductYes
CategoryGymnosperm
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Pond Cypress

Pond Cypress grows like a Tree. Pond Cypress is an Perennial. Pond Cypress is Native to U.S.. Spring and Summer is when Pond Cypress is actively growing. Pond Cypress is not an allelopath. Pond Cypress has a High C:N Ratio. Pond Cypress has a coppice potential of No. Pond Cypress is fall conspicuous. Pond Cypress has a Brown colored flower. Pond Cypress has Green colored foliage. In the summertime, Pond Cypress has a Porous foliage porosity. In the wintertime, Pond Cypress has a Porous foliage porosity. Pond Cypress has a Fine foliage texture. Seeds of Pond Cypress are Brown. Seeds of Pond Cypress are Yes conspicuous. Pond Cypress grows as a Single Stem. The growth rate of Pond Cypress is Slow. The maximum height of Pond Cypress at 20 years is 35 feet. The mature height of Pond Cypress is 100 feet. The lifespan of Pond Cypress is Long. The shape and orientation of Pond Cypress is Climbing. Pond Cypress is not adapted to coarse textured soils. Pond Cypress is adapted to fine textured soils. Pond Cypress is adapted to medium textured soils. The anaerobic tolerance of Pond Cypress is High. The CaCO3 tolerance of Pond Cypress is Low. Pond Cypress requires cold stratification. The drought tolerance of Pond Cypress is None. Pond Cypress requires a minimum of 140 frost free days per year. The minimum pH of Pond Cypress is 5.2. The maximum pH of Pond Cypress is 7.2. The minimum planting density per acre of Pond Cypress is 300. The maximum planting density per acre of Pond Cypress is 800. The minimum Precipitation that Pond Cypress requires is 40. The maximum Precipitation that Pond Cypress can handle is 100. The minimum root depth of Pond Cypress is 36 inches. The salininty tolerance of Pond Cypress is None. The shade tolerance of Pond Cypress is Intermediate. The shade tolerance of Pond Cypress is Intermediate. The minimum temperature that Pond Cypress requires is 7. The bloom period of Pond Cypress is Late Winter. The commerical availability of Pond Cypress is Routinely Available. The fruit seed abundance of Pond Cypress is Low. The fruit seed period of Pond Cypress begins Spring. The fruit seed period of Pond Cypress ends Fall. The fruit seed persistance of Pond Cypress is No. Pond Cypress is propagated by bare roots. Pond Cypress is propagated by bulbs. Pond Cypress is propagated by container. Pond Cypress is not propagated by corms. Pond Cypress is not propagated by cuttings. Pond Cypress is propagated by seed. Pond Cypress is not propagated by sod. Pond Cypress is not propagated by sprig. Pond Cypress is not propagated by tubers. Pond Cypress can generally yield 5000 seeds per pound of seeds. Pond Cypress has a Slow seed spread rate. Pond Cypress has a Medium seedling vigor. Pond Cypress has a Medium seedling vigor. Pond Cypress does not have a small grain. Pond Cypress does not have a berry/nut seed product. Pond Cypress is not viable as a Christmas Tree. Pond Cypress does not make a good fodder product. Pond Cypress does not make a good fuel wood product. Pond Cypress makes a good lumber product. Pond Cypress makes a good naval store product. Pond Cypress is not palatable to browse animals. Pond Cypress is not palatable to grazing animals. Pond Cypress is not palatable to humans. Pond Cypress does not make a pulpwood product. Pond Cypress makes a good veneer product. Pond Cypress is of the category, Gymnosperm.
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