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Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Van den Akker'

Also called Alaskan Yellow Cedar


Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Van den Akker' - Photo Courtesy of Russel's Nursery

Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Van den Akker' - Photo Courtesy of Russel's Nursery

More About Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Van den Akker'

  • Very narrow with a pillar-like spire
  • Side branches weep and hug the main trunk
  • Covered in slightly webbed blue-green foliage
  • Straight leader
  • Skirted with foliage at the base of the trunk

Zone:

5

Height:

9 m

Spread:

150 cm
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Van den Akker Weeping Cypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

A welcome addition to the garden where a vertical accent is needed. Plant in full sun or light shade. It will be drought tolerant once established.


Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Van den Akker' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Evergreen
Evergreen

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Van den Akker'

Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Jubilee'

Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Jubilee'

Jubilee Weeping Nootka Falsecypress