Dense, full upright evergreen tree, not native to North America, but is widely used throughout a wide range of sites. It can reach 50 feet tall and spread 20 feet wide. This is a very adaptable conifer, both heat and cold tolerant, it grows in a wide variety of soils. Grows best in sites with good sun exposure. Used as an ornamental tree and a conservation species, this tree is good for wind breaks and for soil conservation.