In the central part of Russia, Ukraine, the southern part of the country may raise almost all types of cypress. Adult trees that are resistant to frost (up to -20 ° C), like a lot of light, but tolerant of its lack, well-drained growing in fertile lands. Cypress – wood resistant to drought.
The plants need high humidity, when the air temperature decreases below -12 ° C should be carefully wrap the trees. For this purpose, around the barrel of gravel spread on the soil cover layer and branches of conifers. If the tree is not tall, the branches of the pine needles are building a shelter for him. And a high plant – tie spruce branches. And in this way the trees winter until mid-April. If at the time of cold weather the trees carefully wrapped up, they wintered successfully.