Matt Potter 1:52 p.m., Nov. 11
The Monterey cypress is one of the worst trees for Southern California.
Posted January 15, 1998
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Pull it up by the roots before you fall in love with it
The Monterey cypress is one of the worst trees for Southern California. It drips needles and sticky sap, is prone to beetles and fungus, and its roots are so invasive it’s difficult or impossible to garden under.