Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea'
Golden Sawara Cypress - 1 litre
Chamaecyparis 'Filifera Aurea' is a distinctive plant with drooping branches and fine, string-like sprays of golden-yellow foliage. Forms a broadly cone-shaped, loose, informal bush, 1-1.2m high by 75cm-1m in 10 years, eventually growing up to 6m or more by 3-4m. Ideal for a conifer bed or heather garden. Thrives in moist but well-drained fertile soil, with light shade in the hottest time of the day, sheltered from cold, drying winds.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Chamaecyparis pisifera|
|British nursery grown||N|
|Common name||Golden Sawara Cypress|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||5 - 10 years|
|Ultimate height||1.1m - 1.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.6m - 1m|