Deodar

Cedrus deodara

Location: Labelled Trees Aviary Path AP01

True cedar with longer and softer leaves than others, such as the Blue Atlas (located in the Park near the Diana statue). A 19th century plan to grow it for shipbuilding in Britain failed because timber grown so far north lacked durability in sea water.

Natural range: W Himalayas

First introduced: 1831

Park tree information & images

  • GPS location: lat 51.4248007 / long -0.22974975
  • Label type: QR code
  • Height: 19.8m (Jan 2020)
  • Girth: 360cm at height of 1.5m (Jan 2020)
  • TROBI status:

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