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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracilis'

More About Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracilis'

  • Dwarf, upright with vertical, irregular branching
  • Dark green, fan-shaped sprays of thick, compact foliage
  • Unique, focal point for a traditional oriental or zen style

Interesting Notes:

Native to Japan, the word Hinoki means "fire tree". This is a reference to its vertical branching and form, not colour.

Zone:

5

Height:

100-150 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm

Colour:

Green
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Dwarf Hinoki Falsecypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

Globose, young plants develop into a pyramidal or columnar upright with little to no maintenance.


Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracilis' 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
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Rounded
Columnar
Dwarf
Upright

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracilis'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis'

Slender Hinoki Falsecypress

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Kosteri'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Kosteri'

Koster's Hinoki Falsecypress

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tempelhof'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tempelhof'

Templehof Hinoki Falsecypress