Metasequoia glyptostroboides – Dawn Redwood

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20140819-Dawn Redwood
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Pyramidal deciduous tree with soft green needles and fascinating contorted bark. Deciduous tree – drops it’s needles in fall, but they turn a beautiful reddish-bronze before dropping. Fast grower to over 70 feet. A small Dawn Redwood is beautiful, a medium to large one is absolutely spectacular.

Height: 70 ft
Spread: 25 ft
Shape: Pyramid
Flower: None
Foliage: Green
Fall Color: Red
Species: Metasequoia - Dawn Redwood
Hardiness Zone: 5