Sequoia sempervirens 'Soquel'
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Species Name: Sequoia sempervirens 'Soquel'
Common Name: Soquel Coast Redwood
- Blueish-green foliage distinguish this selection from the true species. Overall-shorter and broader canopy. Good choice for quick shade near coast especially where fog is present and consistent.
- Plant Family: Taxodiaceae
- Plant Type: Tree
- Height by Width: 70-90' H x 14-30' W
- Growth Habit: Tall
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Sun Exposure: Cpast: full sun; Inland: part shade
- Soil Preference: Well-draining, acidic
- Water Requirements: Occasional to regular
- Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
- Flower Season: Spring
- Flower Color: Produces cones
- Endangered?: Not Listed
- Distribution: Selected for use in the garden
- Natural Habitat: Redwood forest below 3700'
- Care and Maintenance
- Other Names
- Bornstein, Carol, David Fross, and Bart O'Brien. California Native Plants for the Garden. Los Olivos, CA: Cachuma Press. 2005.