Giant Redwood Tree
Sequoiadendron giganteum. Wellingtonia, Giant Sequoia, Coast Redwood, Sierra Redwood. The Giant Redwood is an absolutely spectacular tree; it is long lived and huge and holds the distinction of being the largest living thing on the Earth, by volume! It can live for more than 3000 years! This phenomenal specimen is native to California, where it grows on the slopes of the Sierra Nevada. Giant Redwood are classified as an evergreen conifer, with small leaves that are a light bluey-green, awl shaped, and arranged spirally on the shoot. Giant Redwood Tree
Name: Sequoiadendron giganteum
Approx. Height and spread: +20M x +8M
Position: Full sun – part shade
Soil Ph: All
Moisture: Moist, but well drained.