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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Squarrosa Dumosa'

Moss False Cypress

Item #: 1273

Zones: 4a to 8b

Height: 36" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Japan

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

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From the Berlin Botanic Garden (circa 1890) comes this grey blue moss cypress. This moss cypress makes a cute little round grey ball 3' x 3'. The mossy foliage feels like real rubber... it's the closest thing to a real artificial plant... never needs pruning!