Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Chirimen'
More About Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Chirimen'
- Dwarf, upright, Japanese specimen with irregular, vertical branching
- Very compact clusters of blue-green foliage
- Ideal for an unusual focal point in a rock garden
The foliage of this chamaecyparis cultivar is unique and textured, and is reflected in its name 'Chirimen'; a crepe fabric traditionally made from silk and used for making kimonos.
Hinoki Falsecypress Growing and Maintenance Tips
The Chirimen Hinoki falsecypress benefits from protection (burlap wrap) against drying, winter winds, and snow or ice accumulation, until established. Excellent drainage is a must for this cultivar.
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Chirimen' Characteristics
Moist to Average