Paul's Gold Threadleaf False Cypress
Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Paul's Gold'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||kam-e-SIP-a-ris pee-SEE-fer-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches 5 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary|
|Growth Habit||Compact, Mounding, Rounded|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Hillside, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
Provide enriched, slightly acidic, evenly moist, well-drained soil; avoid wet, heavy soils or prolonged drought. Best color in full sun. Shelter from drying winds. Fertilize in early spring. Periodic pruning of the top leader will help the plant maintain a mounding habit, otherwise needs only occasional light pruning.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 8