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Night Light® Hinoki Cypress

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Conschlecht' PP #24,666

SKU
40180
A compact-branching evergreen with flat, fan-shaped branchlets of soft, dense, green foliage that develop golden yellow tips in sunny exposures. Foliage turns a rich bronze color as cold winter temperatures approach. A slow growing, easy care shrub with notable sun and wind tolerance, perfect as a landscape specimen, windbreak or privacy screen.
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Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationkam-e-SIP-a-ris ob-tu-SA
Average Size at MaturityGrows 4 to 5 ft. tall and wide in 10 years; 30 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide with age.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorMulticolored
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Hedge, Privacy Screen, Windbreak
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsJapanese 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

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