Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Curly Tops’

Curly Tops Sawara Cypress The distinctive curly tips and silvery blue foliage of Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Curly Tops’ add both texture and color to the landscape. The uniquely twisted needles show off a gleaming silver side, and the dense, compact form works well wherever a more rounded version of C.p. ‘Boulevard’ is needed. Use it to line the drive or define […]

Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Cumulus’

Cumulus Sawara Cypress Tufts of needle-like, juvenile foliage give this rounded, bluish green selection its airy character, even when mature. Reminiscent of puffy clouds, the delicate choice adds a reliable element of soft texture to tight garden spaces. Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Cumulus’ stays small without pruning and its foliage is most dense when grown in full sun. Particularly useful for […]

Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Cream Ball’

Cream Ball Sawara Cypress The unique color of the compact, Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Cream Ball’ is neither white nor yellow, but more a rich shade of cream, that will complement many landscapes. A close look at the foliage shows that a range of colors and textures, including bluish needles and green scales that are tipped with blond, contribute to […]

Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Boulevard’ – Topiary

Boulevard Cypress topiary This popular, silvery blue tree boasts soft, plumy foliage and a full, pyramidal habit with somewhat open branching. In its natural form, Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Boulevard’ makes a colorful backdrop for other plants or an excellent choice for filling a corner or screening a view. And, since it responds well to training and shearing, a […]

Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Boulevard’

Boulevard Cypress This popular, silvery blue tree boasts soft, plumy foliage and a full, pyramidal habit with somewhat open branching. In its natural form, Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Boulevard’ makes a colorful backdrop for other plants or an excellent choice for filling a corner or screening a view. And, since it responds well to training and shearing, a well-sculpted […]

Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Blue Moon’

Blue Moon Sawara Cypress The bright steel blue foliage of Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Blue Moon’ adds a special color element to the garden, featuring short stiff branches covered with juvenile foliage that develop into a tight, compact ball with minimal shearing required to maintain its tidy form. ‘Blue Moon’ can be planted as a single color accent or […]

Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Angel Hair’

Angel Hair Threadbranch Cypress Very fine textured threadbranch foliage is the main feature of Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Angel Hair’. With slower growth and thinner foliage than ‘Filifera’, it adds a light airy element to the garden. It was found in southern New York by Mike and Ken Yeager of Hickory Hollow Nursery. Garden Size: 6’H x 6’W Dwarf: […]

Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Verdoni’

Verdoni Hinoki Cypress The dependable, mid-size Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Verdoni’ displays clean, bright yellow fans of dense foliage and a gently drooping leader. Each tree slowly develops into a naturally irregular, compact pyramid that makes a dramatic addition to small garden spaces and large containers throughout the year. ‘Verdoni’ demonstrates good sun tolerance but benefits from afternoon shade in the […]

Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Thoweil’

Thoweil Hinoki Cypress A slow grower, Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Thoweil’ will make a great feature specimen in the garden when creatively placed for 360° viewing. Its small, deep green foliage and naturally sculpted narrow upright habit make it a unique and stately addition to the garden. Alone in a container, it may be a featured patio specimen. Garden […]

Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Sunny Swirl’

Sunny Swirl Hinoki Cypress Bold texture and colorful foliage distinguish the narrow, upright, golden, Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Sunny Swirl’. Stiff, contorted branches with mahogany red bark contrast dramatically with the twisting, coarse, threadlike foliage. The unique foliage displays shades that vary from yellow to gold and even chartreuse toward the interior. Unusual cockscombs occasionally develop at the tips […]