Wilma Goldcrest Monterey Cypress
Cupressus macrocarpa 'Wilma Goldcrest'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||ku-PRES-us ma-kro-KAR-puh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall, 1 to 2 ft. wide in 10 years.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Coastal Exposure, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Improved Disease Resistance, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Smoke Tree (Cotinus); Holly (Ilex); Japanese Maple (Acer); Ninebark (Physocarpus); Weigela (Weigela)|
Provide well-drained, moist soil, with a pH range of 6.6 to 7.5. Shelter from harsh winter winds. Water deeply, regularly during few growing seasons to establish root system. Once established, prefers regular water, but tolerates moderate drought. Apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-10