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Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 30 - 40 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Erosion control
Useful for timber production
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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