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Chamaecyparis obtusa

Chamaecyparis obtusa - Hinoki Falsecypress

Chamaecyparis obtusa - Hinoki Falsecypress

More About Chamaecyparis obtusa

  • Open, broad and upright, with spreading, graceful branches
  • Blue-green foliage takes on a bronze highlight in the winter
  • Attractive reddish-brown bark develops a striking texture with age
  • Adds an oriental or zen flair to any landscape

Zone:

5

Height:

7-8 m

Spread:

3-4 m
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Hinoki Falsecypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

The Hinoki falsecypress is a very low maintenance evergreen, benefiting from light pruning to keep its compact shape.


Chamaecyparis obtusa Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Oval
Pyramidal
Upright

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Chamaecyparis obtusa

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Iseli Green'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Iseli Green'

Iseli Green Hinoki Falsecypress