growing GIANT SEQUOIA- Sequoiadendron giganteum in India

Clear Cut clearcut at
Tue Dec 10 13:12:11 EST 2002

An excellent source for ecological and management information can be 
found at:

Compare your growing site to the conditions where giant sequoia grows 
natively.  They like water, they like nutrients - in other word good to 
excellent site conditions.

The most serious disease when planted outside of their native range 
appears to be Botryosphaeria sp. 

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection collects seeds 
and grows seedlings.  They may sell seeds or direct you to a source.

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In article <3fb94ad1.0212082327.7ff1a4ff at>,
 ttq987 at (ttq987) wrote:

> would like to grow a full fledged tall "GIANT SEQUOIA- Sequoiadendron
> giganteum" or similar species in India....
> is it possible & how do I acquire seeds etc for the same
> any help & suggestions would be greatly appreciated!

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