- Zones 6 - 10
- Height 20 - 60 Feet
- Spread 10 - 25 Feet
- Prefers Full Sun but Can Tolerate Partial Shade
The Leyland Cypress, Cupressus x leylandii, is a fast growing, low maintenance evergreen tree. Soft, feathery texture. Makes a beautiful specimen tree but when planted together make a superior privacy screen and windbreak.
Leyland Cypress Tree Care
Water regularly to establish. Pruning not necessary but can be shaped when creating a hedge.
Leyland Cypress Tree Spacing
Plant 8 feet apart when establishing a privacy screen or windscreen.
Leyland Cypress Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 5-9
|Flower Color(s): n/a
|Bloom Period: Grown for Foliage
|Foliage Color(s): Green
|Light Exposure: Full Sun
|Height: 20-60 Feet
|Spread: 10-20 Feet
|Features: Large Specimen Tree
|Scientific Name: x Cupressocyparis leylandii
|Common Name: Leyland Cypress
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.