• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Fast growing; reaches 25 to 40 ft. tall, 8 to 10 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Easy Care Plant
    Blooms:
    Conifer; prized for foliage.
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:ku-pres-o-SI-pa-ris la-LAN-de-i
    Plant type:Conifer
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Sunset climate zones:3 - 24
    Growth habit:Pyramidal
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast growing; reaches 25 to 40 ft. tall, 8 to 10 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Conifer; prized for foliage.
    Companion PlantsGardenia (Gardenia); Bellflower (Campanula); Sweetspire (Itea); Potentilla (Potentilla); Spirea (Spiraea)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Best in well-drained, average to enriched soils. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought in coastal and cool summer areas. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. May be pruned periodically to shape.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    X Cupressocyparis is a hybrid between Chamaecyparis and Cupressus.