Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Nana Aureovariegata’
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.
Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Nana Aureovariegata’ is a dense low growing bun like conifer with golden variegations. The species Chamaecyparis Pisifera or Sawara Cypress originates from the Japanese islands of Honshu and Kyushu. Great for a smaller garden.
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: 0.5m.
Ultimate Spread: 0.5m.
Growth Rate: 20 - 50 years.
Special Attributes: Makes a great accent plant for the garden landscape.