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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Mops'

Also called Golden Mop Japanese Falsecypress


More About Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Mops'

  • Slow-growing, broad, pyramidal with a graceful, mounding habit
  • Thread-like, golden foliage held on arching branches
  • Unique, mop-like texture and form
  • Provides contrast and winter interest

Zone:

4

Height:

80-100 cm

Spread:

125-150 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Golden Mop Threadleaf Falsecypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

The Golden Mop threadleaf falsecypress requires little pruning to maintain its size. This cultivar is extremely tolerant of urban pollution making it ideal for city environments. Protection (burlap wrap) from drying winter winds is recommended in an exposed location.


Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Mops' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Mounding
Dwarf

Foliage Color

Golden
Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Mops'

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea Nana'

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea Nana'

Dwarf Golden Threadleaf Falsecypress

Juniperus horizontalis 'Limeglow'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Limeglow'

Limeglow Creeping Juniper

Thuja plicata 'Whipcord'

Thuja plicata 'Whipcord'

Whipcord Western Cedar

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Sungold'

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Sungold'

Sungold Falsecypress