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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Vintage Gold'

Also called Vintage Gold Japanese Falsecypress


 Suitable Substitutions for Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Vintage Gold'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold'

Gold Hinoki Falsecypress

 

More About Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Vintage Gold'

  • Slow-growing, broad pyramidal with a graceful, mounding habit
  • Golden foliage is held on arching branches
  • Unique texture with sprays of both scale-like and whip-like foliage
  • Provides contrast and winter interest

Zone:

4

Height:

150-225 cm

Spread:

125-175 cm

Colour:

Gold
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Vintage Gold Falsecypress Growing and Maintenance Tips

Golden foliage will not burn when planted in full sun. Prune lightly to maintain the desired shape. Protection (burlap wrap) from drying, winter winds is recommended in an exposed location.


Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Vintage Gold' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Pyramidal
Dwarf
Upright

Foliage Color

Golden
Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen
Foundation planting