Type of evergreen?
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Date Photo Taken: 08/17/2013
Location: Gwinnett Co, GA
Posted By: Lake Rabun Bob
This tree was planted in a Gwinnett County, GA park
Looks very much like a coast redwood.
If the needles are opposite and turn brown and fall off in the fall, then it probably is a dawn redwood. If it has alternate needles and doesn’t lose its needles in the fall it probably is a coast redwood.
Bald Cypress, fine native tree for use anywhere in Georgia. Deciduous! GC Parks will typically only plant natives, so Coast Redwood—out of the question!
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