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Arboretum: Cripps Hinoki Falsecypress

Cripp’s Hinoki Falsecypress

Chamaecyparis obtuse “Cripsii”

Evergreen  shrub to 8 to 10 feet by 3-4 feet wide. Prefers  sun to light shade in a moist, well-drained soil.  Grows broad, upright pyramidal with spreading branches that are loose and open.  "Cripsii" has bright golden yellow foliage on frond-like branches. Good winter color.

Family: Cupressaceae
Type: Ornamental
Origin: Japan
Season: Spring

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