Drew's Blue™ Siberian Carpet Cypress

Microbiota decussata 'Condrew' PP #20,298

SKU
03851
A handsome, cold hardy evergreen with attractive blue-green summer foliage that develops a maroon coloring in the winter. Its mounded, dense habit is well-suited for use in rock gardens, as a specimen plant, or massed as an easy-care ground cover.
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Botanical Pronunciationmy-kro-by-OH-tuh de-KUSS-ah-tuh
Average Size at MaturityReaches 1 to 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitMounding
Landscape UseBorder, Hedge, Mass Planting, Poolside, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Hillside, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureEasy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsSpirea (Spiraea); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Aster (Aster); Barberry (Berberis)

Prefers moist, well-drained soils in a partially shaded site, but adaptable to poor, dry soils and sun and wind exposure. Water deeply, regularly in the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. May be pruned occasionally to maintain size and a tidy appearance.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-8

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