Metasequoia glyptostroboides commonly known as Dawn Redwood is appropriate for Zone 5-8. A pyramidal deciduous conifer that is fast-growing. Leaves are bright green in color and turn to a yellowish-brown in the fall. Well suited for commercial and residential landscapes. Performs well in moist, deep, well-drained, slightly acidic soils. Height 70-100 ft. Spread 25-30 ft.