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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Well's Special'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Well's Special' - Hinoki Falsecypress from NVK Nurseries

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Well's Special' - Hinoki Falsecypress from NVK Nurseries

More About Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Well's Special'

  • Upright narrow habit
  • Medium-green dense twisted foliage on gently arching branchlets
  • Holds its colour through the winter
  • Red-brown exfoliating bark

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:

5-6 m

Spread:

2-3 m

Colour:

Green
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Hinoki Falsecypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

Globose, young plants develop into a pyramidal or columnar upright with little to no maintenance. Only trim new growth of the current season. 


Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Well's Special' 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

Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen