Dawn Redwood

Quercus palustris

Plant Type- Deciduous Tree

Flower Color- None

Foliage Color- Light green in spring, dark green in summer, copper in fall.

Growth Habit- Upright Pyramidal

Growth Rate- Fast

Zone- 4-8

Height- 70′-100′ feet tall

Spread- 25′ feet wide

Light- Full sun

Details- This tree prefers acidic, moist and well drained soils. The Dawn Redwood is closely related to the Bald Cypress and Sequoia.

Pruning- Pruning as necessary to maintain the shape and health of the tree.

Other redwood tree options.

  • Coast Redwood
  • Giant Sequoia