Deodar Cedar – Cedrus Deodara

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The Deodar Cedar, Cedrus Deodara, is a fast-growing cedar native to the Himalayas, admired for its elegant, weeping form and soft foliage. It offers ecological benefits, fits well into various landscape designs, and prefers well-drained soil and full sun. Renowned in traditional medicine, it holds a significant place in cultural history.

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Deodar Cedar ‘Cedrus Deodara’

The Deodar Cedar, or Cedrus Deodara, native to the Himalayas, is prized for its elegant, drooping branches and soft, needle-like foliage. It does not produce flowers or fruits.

Features Deodar Cedar is known for its graceful, drooping branches and soft, needle-like leaves, which are about 1-2 inches long. This cedar does not flower but produces small, barrel-shaped cones. Native to the Himalayas, it has a fast growth rate compared to other cedars. Its bark is dark gray and develops deep fissures with age. The tree’s root system is deep, providing stability. The foliage is a soft green to blue-green colour and the tree does not have thorns.

Benefits for Nature The Deodar Cedar plays a significant role in its native ecosystem. Its dense foliage offers shelter and nesting sites for birds and other wildlife. Although it doesn’t produce nectar or significant pollen, its presence is crucial for maintaining local biodiversity. The tree’s non-toxic nature makes it a safe habitat for a variety of species.

Landscaping and Design In landscaping, the Deodar Cedar is used for its graceful, weeping form and soft-textured foliage. It’s ideal for large landscapes, parks, and as a specimen tree. Its unique shape and foliage colour complement various landscape designs, from formal to naturalistic settings, adding elegance and a sense of tranquillity.

Preferred Conditions The Deodar Cedar thrives in well-drained, acidic to neutral soil. It prefers full sun but can tolerate light shade. The tree is drought-resistant once established and can withstand moderate winds. It adapts well to urban conditions but requires ample space to grow.

Fun Fact about Deodar Cedar A fascinating aspect of the Deodar Cedar is its historical significance in Ayurvedic medicine. It has been used for centuries in traditional Indian medicine for its supposed health benefits and aromatic properties, reflecting its cultural and historical importance.

Summary The Deodar Cedar, Cedrus Deodara, is a fast-growing cedar native to the Himalayas, admired for its elegant, weeping form and soft foliage. It offers ecological benefits, fits well into various landscape designs, and prefers well-drained soil and full sun. Renowned in traditional medicine, it holds a significant place in cultural history.

1. Style

Feathered

2. Root Type

Pot Grown, Rootball

3. Stem Girth/Height

H 0.7 – 0.9m, H 0.9 – 1.1m, H 1.1 – 1.3m, H 1.3 – 1.5m, H 1.5 – 1.7m, H 1.7 – 2.0m, H 2.0 – 2.3m, H 2.3 – 2.5m, H 2.5 – 3.0m, H 3.0 – 3.5m, H 3.5 – 4.0m, H 4.0 – 4.5m, H 4.5 – 5.0m, H 5.0 – 6.0m, H 9.0 – 10m, H 10 – 12m

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STANDARD DELIVERY TYPES

Box/Parcel – Used for plants sized 0-70cm, costs £12. Order £100 worth of plants of that size to qualify for free delivery! Parcel deliveries are always sent for next day delivery unless otherwise specified.

Pallet – Used for plants sized 71-230cm, costs £60. Order £350 worth of plants to qualify for free pallet delivery! We always send our pallets for next day delivery, unless requested otherwise.

Private Van – Used for plants sized 231cm and taller, costs £60. Order £350 worth to get free private van delivery!

In all cases you can request a private van delivery, where your plants are delivered by us. Upon your request we can re-evaluate your delivery fee and let you know of the delivery time.

Please note, for pallet and box deliveries we use third party companies to deliver the goods. Not often, but occasionally some delays may happen due to unforeseen circumstances, which are out of our control. For this reason, we ask you to never book gardeners, contractors, or other industry professionals for the estimated delivery date. Please do not book days off work or cancel other commitments specifically for your plant delivery to avoid disappointment.

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Specialized Delivery

If you have any special requirements regarding your delivery, please add it to your order notes or call us on 01603 327269. Always include any delivery restrictions into your order note so appropriate vehicles and good carriers can be used to deliver your plants.

Please note that we currently are unable to deliver to Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland due to Brexit rules and regulations.

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