Genus Chamaecyparis is a genus of evergreen conifers in the cypress family Cupressaceae, native to eastern Asia and to the western and eastern margins of the United States. They grow in cool temperate conifer forests, or in mixed conifer-broadleaf forest, from sea level to montane. The name is derived from the Greek khamai (χαμαί), meaning "on the earth", and kuparissos (κυπάρισσος) for cypress.
Details Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery, Chamaecyparis nootkatensis ‘Green Arrow' Alaska cedar is a very narrow, columnar tree, with fine, feathery branchlets positioned close to the trunk. It is an excellent specimen plant for narrow spaces. Native to the Pacific Northwest, it is also known as Nootka cypress or yellow cedar.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Evergreen. Foliage Colour: Green - yellow leaves/needles. Pot Size: 3 litre and 10 Litre. Ultimate Height: 2.5m. Ultimate Spread: 1.5m. Growth Rate: 20 - 50 years. Special Attributes: Makes a great accent plant for the garden landscape.