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Falsecypress - Golden Thread, Gold Mop (Chamaecyparis pisifera)

Name Falsecypress - Golden Thread, Gold Mop
Botanical Name Chamaecyparis pisifera

You will love this dwarf evergreen which grows to 3-5 ft by 3-5 ft spread and yields dramatic golden, weeping, needled branches. Can you say, "excellent texture and dramatic color"? Pretty enough as foundation plantings in the front of your home or use it as a backdrop for contrasting plants, say something with a broad leaf and/or bold flowers.

Location: sun, part shade
Size: 3-5 ft x 3-5 ft spread
Soil Conditions: dry to medium
Trim/Prune: Trim only if necessary, as it has a weeping shape.
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