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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Snow'

White Tip False Cypress

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Item #: 1856

Zones: 5a to 8b

Height: 48" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

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 old Japanese cultivar is highly prized for its grey blue fuzzy foliage with white snow kissed tips. It also takes well to shearing, if you're into plant S&M. C. 'Snow' will scorch in midsummer if not protected from hot sun in the south. In ten years, expect a 4' tall x 4' wide plant.