Night Light® Hinoki Cypress
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Conschlecht' PP #24,666
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|Botanical Pronunciation||kam-e-SIP-a-ris ob-tu-SA|
|Average Size at Maturity||Grows 4 to 5 ft. tall and wide in 10 years; 30 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide with age.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary|
|Landscape Use||Border, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Windbreak, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Companion Plants||Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum); Azalea (Azalea); Heavenly Bamboo (Nandina); Camellia (Camellia); Pine (Pinus); Hosta (Hosta)|
Provide enriched, well-drained soil; avoid poorly drained, soggy sites. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to develop an extensive root system. Once established, prefers evenly moist soil, but tolerates brief dry spells. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8