Scientific Name: Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea' Form: Mounded, Weeping
Common Name:gold threadleaf false cypress Texture:Fine
Family Name:CupressaceaeHabit: Pendulous, Dense
Plant Type: Conifer Mature Size (ht. X w.):5 - 7m x 2 - 3m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Leaves: Scale-like, Opposite, Imbricate, Prickly, Glabrous, Rhomboidal, Entire
Flowers: n/a (male cone), Green-yellow, Mar- Apr
Fruit: Cone (winged seeds), Brown, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Acidic, Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Group or mass planting, Specimen plant
Key ID Features:Long cord-like golden branchlets; leaves scale-like, in opposing pairs.