The best green "Pencil Pine" available. Cupressus sempervirens 'glauca' Conifer - Italian Cypress Pencil Pine is a tall dark green column maintaining a compact habit. In 10 years a size of 5M x 50cm should be reached. Very rarely produces ugly "nuts." Italian Cypress trees give height to your foundation plantings without taking up a lot of room. It is very long-lived, with some trees reported to be over 1,000 years old.
Height: 8 - 13 metres. (Tends not to reach its maximum height in an urban environment.)
Width: 80 centimetres.
Growth rate: Moderate.
Form: Upright, narrow columnar form
Foliage: The leaves of Cupressus sempervirens 'glauca' Conifer - Italian Cypress Pencil Pine form dark green dense sprays.
Tolerances: Likes moist, well-drained soil. Thrives under part shade to full sun. Shelter from cold winds. The Cupressus sempervirens 'glauca' Conifer - Italian Cypress Pencil Pine grow almost everywhere… require little water, and can adapt to almost any soil type you may have. They even resist smog and frost damage!
Landscape use: Cupressus sempervirens 'glauca' Conifer - Italian Cypress Pencil Pine will transform any plain landscape. Architects use them to frame entryways, cover vertical drain-pipes, soften corners and vertical edges and even as elegant property dividers. You can even plant them in large pots to frame your front entryway or to add elegance to your back patio or pool.
We stock or can source the following pot sizes
25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)
33cm pots - $130
45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330
SUPER ADVANCED TREES
100 litre bags - $450
150 litre bags - $550
FIELD GROWN TREES
(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter)
3m+ with large developed canopy - $450
Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Transport to Melbourne:
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.
Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs
For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.
Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.
Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.
Nursery Opening Hours:
Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm