The Himalayan Cypress is a large, evergreen tree that is native to the mountains of the Indian subcontinent. It has a broadly conical form and fibrous, grayish-brown. bark. Hardy in zones 7-10.
Growing Instructions for the Himalayan Cypress
The seeds have a period of dormancy. They can be planted outdoors in the fall or winter for spring germination or they can be cold stratified to simulate winter conditions and to break their dormancy at any time of the year. 1. Soak the seeds in water for 24 hours. 2. Put the seeds in a ziplock bag. 3. Put the bag in the refrigerator and leave it there for 30 days. 4. Put some soil in a pot. 5. Sow the seeds on the surface of the soil. 6. Water the soil so that it is moist but not wet. 7. When the seedlings are a few inches tall, they can be transplanted.