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Golden Hinoki False Cypress

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Crippsii'

SKU
03536
Sprays of feathery bright golden-yellow foliage distinguish this superior cultivar. Exceptional color for winter. Versatile upright grower makes ideal soft background for flowering shrubs. A fine informal hedge, privacy screen or windbreak.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationkam-e-SIP-a-ris ob-tu-SA
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorYellow
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseHedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Woodland Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsHeavenly Bamboo (Nandina); Azalea (Azalea); Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum); Camellia (Camellia); Pine (Pinus); Hosta (Hosta)

Provide enriched, well-drained soil. Avoid poorly drained sites. Water regularly during the first growing season to develop a deep, extensive root system. Best with regular moisture; tolerates brief dry spells when established. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, prune annually to shape.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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