Gardening guru: swamp cypress a spectacular tree for soggy gardens

By James Feez
June 16 2024 - 12:00pm
The swamp cyprus has a beautiful autumnal display of red and orange foliage. Picture supplied
The swamp cyprus has a beautiful autumnal display of red and orange foliage. Picture supplied

Imagine having a tree that defies the odds, thriving where others struggle to survive. Meet taxodium distichum, commonly known as the swamp or bald cypress, a botanical marvel capable of growing in the most waterlogged of soils.

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