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Twisted Hinoki Cypress

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Torulosa'

SKU
02393
Unusual and attractive shrub with red bark, twisted branches and dark green foliage. Excellent as small informal hedge that requires little maintenance. Evergreen.
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4-8

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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationkam-e-SIP-a-ris ob-tu-SA
Average Size at MaturitySlow growing to 9 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeDoes not flower
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen
Growth HabitPyramidal
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseContainer
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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