Since 1988, THE source for buying native, rare, and unique perennials.
Image of black cat and text indicating no photo is available

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Compacta'

Dwarf Hinoki Cypress

Item #: 1549

Zones: 5a to 8b

Height: 150" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Japan

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)

Note: This is an archive page preserved for informational use.

Click to learn all about the genus Chamaecyparis and to shop.

This hinoki cultivar is very similar to C. obtusa 'Nana Gracilis', but has a much more compact form. The dark green fan-like branches hold tightly together on this wonderfully conical form...should reach 12.5' tall x 2' wide in ten years.