Golden Mop Threadleaf False Cypress
Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Mop'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||kam-e-SIP-a-ris pee-SEE-fer-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches only 3 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Specimen, Hillside, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Boxwood (Buxus); Weigela (Weigela); Juniper (Juniperus); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus); Coneflower (Echinacea); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia)|
Provide enriched, slightly acidic, evenly moist, well-drained soil; avoid wet, poorly drained soils or prolonged drought. Shelter from drying winds. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to develop an extensive root system. Fertilize in early spring. Prune only lightly to shape; remove no more than current season's growth.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8