True Blue Sawara Cypress

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'True Blue'

SKU
1935
A stellar miniature conifer bearing dense silvery blue foliage that's soft to the touch. Naturally conical, plants grow just 2 inches a year. Prim form is exceptional for winter interest in formal topiary gardens. Super rock garden candidate. Evergreen conifer. Full to partial sun. Slow growing to 4 feet tall, 2 to 3 feet wide.
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Average Size at MaturitySlow growing pyramidal form to 2 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Growth HabitPyramidal
Growth RateSlow
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Dwarf Plant
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Key FeatureDwarf Habit

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.

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