Glyptostrobus pensilis


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This conifer is also called the Chinese Swamp Cypress or the Water Pine with good reason. It grows in very moist conditions or even in water up to two feet deep. It’s a deciduous conifer with bright green flat leaves. If it’s grown in water, it will often produces ‘knees’, much like Taxodiums.

10- 20 m.     S.E. China   ***