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Cedras atlantica 'Horstmann'

Horstmann Blue Atlas Cedar

Plant Features:

Category: Evergreen

  • Slow growing.
  • Beautiful blue needles

Height: 8-10 ft

Spread: 6-8 ft

Spacing: 5-8 ft

Hardiness Zone: 5

Temperature: -10 - 0 °F


  • Evergreen
  • Cold Tolerant


  • Full Sun
  • Full Sun to Partial Shade

Foliage Color:

  • Silver
  • Blue/green


  • Upright

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained


Makes an interesting addition to the landscape, works well in smaler places.

Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Will tolerate poorer soils but performs best in slightly acid, well drained soil.

In zone 5 areas, locate in areas that are protected from dessicating winter winds.