What is a Leyland cypress?

Answer The Leyland cypress is an evergreen tree that grows at a fast rate of about 3 to 4 feet a year. It has delicate soft green needles on flat branches. When it matures, the needles turn a bluish-green... Read More »

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How big does a Leyland cypress get?

The Leyland cypress (x Cupressocyparis leylandii) is a fast-growing evergreen with blue green needles. The Leyland reaches heights between 60 and 90 feet and has a 12- to 15-inch spread. Leyland cy... Read More »

Leyland Cypress Alternatives?

The Leyland cypress tree is a popular conifer tree in landscaping for creating a hedgerow or a screen. It grows very quickly--up to three feet per year--and will tolerate a variety of soil types a... Read More »

How to Plant Leyland Cypress?

The Leyland Cypress tree is a hybrid of the Alaska-cedar and Monterey Cypress. It has recently become a very popular choice for Christmas trees because it grows faster and is much lower maintenance... Read More »

What is the size of a leyland cypress?

The leyland cypress tree is a fast-growing evergreen that can grow up to 3 feet per year and eventually reach heights of up to 75 feet. The leyland cypress has a spread of around 15 to 25 feet.Sour... Read More »