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How do you plant blue atlas cedar?
Last Updated: 12th May, 2020
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Also question is, how do you care for blue atlas cedar?
How to Care for Weeping Blue Atlas Cedar Trees
- Cut back any larger plants that block out sunlight with pruning shears or move sun-inhibiting structures to maintain the full-sun to partial-shade environment blue atlas cedar trees need.
- Incorporate organic content, such as compost, into the top layer of soil to improve poor drainage.
Beside above, how fast does a blue atlas cedar grow? Growth Rate This tree grows at a slow rate, with height increases of less than 12" per year.
Also, how do you train blue atlas cedar?
Train to grow as an arch and drape down to the ground, or allow it to grow only sideways to make a wall of cascading blue fountain foliage. To train weeping atlas cedar, a strong stake or support is necessary, plus material to fasten the tree to the support without damaging or girdling the plant.
How do you plant Horstmann blue atlas cedar?
Plant Horstmann blue atlas cedars in early to mid-fall or 4 to 6 weeks before the first frost date in your region. Choose a location in full sun with well-drained soil. Horstmann blue atlas cedars will tolerate a wide range of soil types but prefer slightly acidic (pH between 4.0 and 6.0) soils.