Soft Serve® False Cypress
Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Dow Whiting' PP #20,883
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||kam-e-SIP-a-ris pee-SEE-fer-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches 6 to 10 ft. tall, 5 to 6 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage|
|Growth Habit||Columnar, Compact|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Specimen|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
Extremely adaptable, but prefers moist, well-drained soils. Trim lightly in summer. Protect from winter sun and wind. Apply controlled release fertilizer in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 7