Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis'

Compact Hinoki Cypress


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Deep green fan shaped foliage
  • Excellent choice for creating a hedge or as a house corner specimen
  • Nice pyramidal form
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow.  Plant in full-part sun.  Fertilize with an acid fertilizer in early spring. Pruning is typically not needed, however light shearing may be done if desired in spring.


Height: 12-15 ft
Spread: 6-8 ft
Price Level 1: $39.99 ea.~#3
Bloom Color:
Zone: 5-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Mass Planting
  • Border or Bed
  • Evergreen
  • Low Maintenance
  • Specimen

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained