Roger's Tree Pick of the Month: deodar and other cedars
Last updated 12/2/2006 at Noon
The holiday season is around the corner and this time of year is when many different trees are brought into our homes to adorn, celebrate and bring in the season.
Pines, junipers and cedars are all greens that can be used to festoon the season with the aromatic fragrance they behold. One of the noblest conifers that can be grown here in our Southland climate is Cedrus deodar. This cedar’s home is in the highlands of western Himalaya Mountains and ranges from Afghanistan, Pakistan, Kashmir, India, Tibet and Nepal, occurring from 4,000 to 10,000 feet in elevation.
This evergreen coniferou...