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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'J.R.'

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More About Chamaecyparis obtusa 'J.R.'

  • A miniature dark green selection
  • Slow-growing, forming a rounded cushion
  • Juvenile foliage light gray-blue in colour
  • Grows about 1 cm per year

Interesting Notes:

This cultivar is named after the developer, Joe Reis, who used his initials to name the plant. Not to be listed as 'Junior'.

Zone:

5

Height:

25-30 cm

Spread:

30-40 cm
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J.R. Hinoki Cypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

Protect this plant from afternoon sun to keep it looking its best. Plant in a rock garden or small landscape area. 


Chamaecyparis obtusa 'J.R.' Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Evergreen
Evergreen
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Compact
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

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