Stormwater benefits // Bald Cypress versus Long Leaf Pine

Cultural Landscape Foundation // tree benefit comparison

Stormwater benefits: In the coastal plain region Longleaf Pine and the Bald Cypress have the potential to intercepting similar levels of runoff.

Longleaf Pine (8″ D):  765 gallons / year of runoff

Bald Cypress(8″ D):   765 gallons / year of runoff

 

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