Gold Mop Falsecypress
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Slow growth rateMature Height - 5' tallMature Width - 7' wideLongevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Inconspicuous flowers.Fruit - Inconspicuous fruits.Leaf - Yellow, scale-like foliage.Fall Color - Yellow-colored "evergreen"Bark - Trunks of larger plants have exfoliating bark in thin reddish-brown strips, though not usually seen since plants are normally branched to the ground.Other Features - Possible Use - Used as a focal point specimen or a foundation shrub.Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Full to part sun, in moist, well-drained soils. Adaptable. Zones 4-8.Native Habitat - Native to Japan.Diseases and Insects - Few disease or pest problemsStrength - Golden-yellow color stays that way even if plant is sited in full sun.Weakness - Siting in full sun (thereby unprotected) makes it prone to winterburn.Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Falsecypress---Cypress.- Other plants of the family Cupressaceae.- Other plants of the genus Chamaecyparis.- Other plants of the species Chamaecyparis pisifera.