Redwood Database

An index of all Redwood cultivars both in and out of commercial production.

Sequoiadendron giganteum ‘Desperado’

Giant Redwood

This new cultivar, listed by Cees van Ostaayen in Belgium in 2009, is described as a slow-growing, compact, pyramidal plant featuring light green foliage. Over a period of ten years, it attains a height of 2 m and a width of 1 m (Auders & Spicer 2012).