Cedrus deodara 'Divinely Blue'

Divinely Blue Deodar Cedar


Evergreen Conifer, Shrub

Slow-growing Divinely Blue cedar provides fine, blue foliage and all-season structure. Complement its stiff and static ways by pairing it with a looser, more flowing plant like variegated purple moor grass (Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Variegata').

Growing Conditions

Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Full Shade, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Low, Regular / Even

Description

Size: 48 - 72 tall x 30 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Irregular, Pendulous / Weeping
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Rigid / Stiff

Features: Attractive Foliage, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Dwarf / Compact Plant, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Blue, Silver / Gray

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Banks and Slopes, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Specimen, Structure / Foundation, Container, Erosion Control, Groundcover
Special Situations: Deer Resistant
Wildlife: Deer Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Late Winter / Early Spring, Late Spring / Early Summer, Late Summer / Early Fall, Late Fall / Early Winter, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing
Collections: Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos