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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides Compacta'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides Compacta'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides Compacta'

More About Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides Compacta'

  • Compact, pyramidal evergreen with graceful arching limbs
  • Deep green, fanned foliage keeps its colour all winter
  • Slow-growing, compact habit

Zone:

4

Height:

175-250 cm

Spread:

100-150 cm
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Fernleaf Hinoki Cypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

This cultivar tolerates a wide range of soils, providing they are well-drained. It will also thrive in drought conditions once established. Limit pruning to removing only dead and dying branches, as over-pruning will ruin its unique appearance. 


Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides Compacta' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Pyramidal
Compact

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides Compacta'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis'

Slender Hinoki Falsecypress

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Graciosa'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Graciosa'

Graciosa Hinoki Cypress