Japanese False Cypress (Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera')

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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 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 6 to 10 feet
Plant Spread: 6 to 10 feet
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Needled
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

 8:52 am. A wonderfully shaped and layered tree.

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