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Details:
  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Winter

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Southeast

  • City

    NE Atlanta

  • State

    Georgia

  • Posted by

    Teddymom

Notes:

We just moved into a new home and the developer planted these trees at the entrance. at first we believed them to be leyland cypresses, but upon closer examination, the needles are more like a juniper. we cannot identify it. can you help?

Comments

  • Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    THE WINTER BRONZING SAYS TO ME IT IS CRYPTOMERIA

    January 31st, 2021 at 12:01pm

  • laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Maybe Japanese cedar (Cryptomeria japonica) or one of its numerous cultivars i.e. Yoshino, ‘Ben Franklin’, ‘Sekkan-Sugi’ etc… the trees cones can help to confirm or rule out this suggested ID. Copy and paste the included link below for the genus information. Click on images to enlarge. Best wishes!

    http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=a158

    January 30th, 2021 at 9:35pm

  • laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Here’s an example of one of Japanese cultivar ‘Yoshino’. Copy and paste the included link below for information.

    Trees We Love – Yoshino Cryptomeria

    January 30th, 2021 at 9:59pm

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