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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold'

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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold' - Gold Hinoki Falsecypress

More About Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold'

  • Rather open, irregular pyramid covered with dense, fern-like foliage
  • Gold-tipped and green inside with bolder colouring in the spring
  • Used as a specimen or in rock gardens to provide winter interest

Zone:

4

Height:

200-225 cm

Spread:

125-150 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Gold Hinoki Falsecypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

May need to be pruned or staked when young to promote a more uniform, symmetrical shape. The new growth may burn in intense afternoon sun and younger plants require protection (burlap wrap) from drying, winter winds in an exposed location.


Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Evergreen
Evergreen

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Pyramidal
Dwarf
Upright

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

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