PlantsChamaecyparis→Hinoki Cypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold')

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Give a thumbs up Hinoki
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6 to 10 feet
Plant Spread: 3 to 4 feet
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Fragrant
Needled
Other: Lemony-yellow with a feathery appearance.
Fruit: Showy
Other: 1/2 inch brown cones
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Monoecious

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