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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gold Drop'

Dwarf Hinoki Cypress

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Item #: 1913

Zones: 5a to 8b

Height: 10" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Japan

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


Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.


This 1982 selection of hinoki cypress by the rock garden gurus, the Spingarns of Long Island, is best described as a lacy dwarf C.o. 'Cripsii'. The green and gold tightly congested foliage makes it a nice specimen for the rock garden. Information about mature size is unavailable since there aren't many mature ones around yet.