Online Plant Guide -Fall Foliage Tours  
Trees Shrubs Ground Covers Vines Bamboo Grass Corms Ferns Annuals Perennials Rhizomes Bulbs Palms Tubers Gingers

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Plumosa' /Plumy Sawara Cypress

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Plumosa'   / Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Plumosa'
Produces feathery foliage
View Image (Full)

Produces feathery foliage

Close view of foliage

Young plant has a cone-shape

2007-2013 © All Rights Reserved. Information and images may not be reused without written consent.
Scientific Name: Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Plumosa'
Common Name: Plumy Sawara Cypress
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 30-50 feet
Spread: 15 - 20 feet
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories:
Comments: Produced short branches with cone-shape, short, and feathery foliage. Plant usually in the 20-30 foot range, but can grow to 50 when mature. Adapted to growing by the seashore and is resistant to deer.