Deodar Cedar

Arbor walk #34, Treekeeper ID #3817

This tree species is originally native to the Himalayas range, but it is possible to grow it in certain specific conditions in the St. Louis area. Of the true cedars, it has the highest tolerance of hot and humid summers; however young trees especially are susceptible to the area’s harsh winters.

Common NameDeodar Cedar 
Latin NameCedrus deodara
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