The Blue Murray Leyland Cypress Tree is slender and fast-growing, Leyland cypress trees are generally grown by those seeking a mass of dense evergreen foliage. Height can vary greatly, depending on the trees you buy and the climate conditions in which you grow them. Fifty feet may be an average height for some untrimmed Blue Murray Leyland Cypress Trees, but don't be surprised if yours grows much higher or much shorter than that. Many homeowner's love the Blue Murray Leyland Cypress Tree because they are easily grown, but several tend to have several problems with these trees in the winter months because once they get a lot of snow on them since the roots are shallow they tend to fall over easily. In order to avoid this problem the best thing to do with your new Blue Murray Leyland Cypress Tree is to stake it up for the first few years which will help it in growing straight upright and won't allow it to fall over or curve.
Mature height- 50 ft. +
Mature width- 30-45 ft.
Sunlight- Full Sun to light shade
Soil conditions- Well Drained
Botanical name- Cupressocyparis leylandii