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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Confucius'

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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Confucius'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Confucius'

More About Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Confucius'

  • A slow-growing conifer with a conical habit
  • Yellow and gold in colour on the outer foliage
  • Rich green colour for the interior foliage
  • Foliage is brightest in colour mid-spring, turning bronze in the winter
  • Densely packed leaves are small with scales arranged like fans
  • Small, spherical fruit late summer to fall

Height:

3-4 m

Spread:

2-3 m
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Hinoki Cypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a soil that has a slightly acidic to a neutral pH, is moist and well-drained, in full sun. If planting in a southern exposure, prevent winter damage by keeping the plants well away from walls. 


Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Confucius' Characteristics