Fast growth of up to 7 ft. a year if in a favorable location containing sun, high water table, acidic soil (pH of 4.5) and low competition. potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Common English name: Dawn redwood. If you are the kind of person who needs to have the biggest and best, this is your tree. additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page. The Plant Sentry Compliance Officer works closely with and each nursery or fulfillment center to ensure only compliant plants are sold to customers. Dawn Redwood has become a popular landscape plant, park tree and forest reclamation plant. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep. The buyer of a landscape tree with an identification number will receive the actual tree that is pictured. 99. It will grow especially fast on moist sites. Imagine, in just ten short years.... Filtered light radiates through the canopy provides a cool ecosystem when these trees are grown in a grove. When dinosaurs roamed the earth, it is believed that trees in the Redwood family were very abundant. Its adaptability and fast-growing nature make it a great tree for many landscapes. Unlike its close evergreen relatives, the California Redwood (Sequoia sempervirens and Sequoia giganteum), Dawn Redwood is a deciduous conifer. The feathery, fern like leaves are a perfect contrast to the big, muscular and flared trunk. We also have an assortment of giant sequoia bonsai trees along with many species of western conifers to choose from. taller than the height minimums. Show Approximate Ship Dates & Restrictions, .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume, .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume, 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume, 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume, .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume, 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume, 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume, 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume, 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume, 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume, 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume, 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume, 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume, 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume, Long Thought Extinct, Discovered Alive in the 1940's, Hugely Ornamental with Flaring Basal Trunk, Feathery Foliage Changes Color in Fall and Drops for Winter, Make a BIG Statement with this Important Tree. Buy Trees Online. The Dawn Redwood is perhaps one of the most interesting fast-growing trees available. Habitat. Originated in China and frequently planted in Europe and North America. You'll never, ever grow tired of this tree. As one of the fastest growing trees, you can enjoy the shade this lovely redwood has to offer within just a few years. They lived in a 13 square mile forest in central China's Hubei province. We apologize! After all, this is an important plant with an amazing story. You will love the look, and so will people for blocks around you. This trait makes it the cold hardiest of all the Redwoods. 2), Dragon of the Red Dawn (Magic Tree House (R) Merlin Mission), Book 9 of 27: Magic Tree House: Merlin Missions. Zones 4-8. Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Any acid loving plant will appreciate the gift. The Dawn Redwood also is tolerant of the urban air and traffic pollution found in inner city gardens. Unlike its close evergreen relatives, the California Redwood (Sequoia sempervirens and Sequoia giganteum), Dawn Redwood is a deciduous conifer. As the tree matures, the trunk grows to an enormous caliber, or circumference. Dawn Redwood trees are bright tree in the summer then have a brilliant golden to fox-red colors in autumn, they are deciduous conifers and will drop its leaves every year. We accept payment by Credit or Debit card or via PayPal. This is particularly important in drier climates.