PLANTS OF LEYLAND CYPRESS - CUPRESSOCYPARIS LEYLANDII
A hybrid cypress grown as an ornamental tree for hedges, green screens or as singular tree. Very fast growing, up to 25m. Can grow 1 m. in a year.
Resists to heavy prunings and to seaside winds. It adapts to any type of soils and climate. Very popular to make hedges and green screens.
Dig a hole at least two or three times as wide and deep as the root ball. Take out the plant from the container and loosen roots to allow them to spread out in all direction. Cut possible broken roots. Mix the soil extracted with a substrate and fill part of the hole with the mixture obtained. Place the plant in the hole and cover with the remaining mixture. Compact the soil around the plant and water thoroughly.