Will Leyland Cypress Grow in New Jersey?

Leyland cypress trees (x Cupressocyparis leylandii), hardy in USDA zones 6 through 10, grow in New Jersey, except in the extreme northwestern region of the state, which falls into USDA zone 5b. Leyland cypress prefer full sun locations and well-drained soil.

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Marie Roberts is a freelance writer based in north central Florida. She has a B.S. in horticultural sciences from the University of Florida. Roberts began writing in 2002 and is published in the "Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society."