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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Sungold'

Also called Sawara Cypress


Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Sungold' - Sungold Falsecypress

More About Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Sungold'

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

Zone:

3

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

175-200 cm
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Sungold Falsecypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

The Sungold falsecypress requires little pruning to maintain its size. Protection (burlap wrap) from drying winter winds is recommended in an exposed location.


Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Sungold' 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
Foundation planting

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