Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Dawn Redwood

  • Common Name: Dawn Redwood
  • Plant Height: 20
  • Plant Spread: 10
  • Use: informal screen, bonsai, street tree, shade tree
  • Plant Pruning: Retain only one main trunk.
  • Soil Moisture: constantly moist to usually boggy
  • Sunlight: hot overhead sun
  • Design: Suits formal designs
  • Plant Origins: China-Korea
  • Garden Type: tree or conifer
  • Plant Seasonality: Deciduous
 
 

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?!!!
By no means is this a Metasequoia.
This is a Bald cypress (Taxodium distichum), pretty commonly mistaken for metasequoia. But if you got cones, there is no way to confuse them. The colour of the autumn foliage is different, too.
Cheers.