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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea Nana' /Goldthread False Cypress

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea Nana'   / Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea Nana'
A slow growing evergreen with beautiful golden foliage
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A slow growing evergreen with beautiful golden foliage

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Scientific Name: Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea Nana'
Common Name: Goldthread False Cypress
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants for Xeriscapes
Comments: Requires full sun for best color development of foliage, but is also subject to sunburn. Grows slowly and may be less thna 4 feet in 10 years. Pendulus branches with soft looking, golden foliage which turns green as it ages. Water until established when it becomes drought tolerant.