Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis'
More About Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis'
- Upright, pyramidal form with a strong central leader
- Tiny, glossy, deep green, scale-like leaves display reddish new growth
- Twisted branchlets are held on tiered branches
- Use to add an architectural element in a landscape
Frequently used as Hindu Pan topiary.
Slender Hinoki Falsecypress Growing and Maintenance Tips
This chamaecyparis cultivar benefits from full sun exposure and excellent drainage. Can be pruned for size or topiary. Special pruning note: cutting into old wood will leave a void in the foliage.
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis' Characteristics
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average