PINPOINT® Blue & Gold

False Cypress

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana



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  • Two-toned foliage
  • Evergreen
  • Space-saving habit

Two-toned evergreen. Get more color in a small space with Pinpoint® Blue & Gold chamaecyparis. Its appealing texture and versatile columnar habit are further accentuated by its feathery two toned foliage. New growth emerges a vivid lime-gold before maturing to a powdery blue that looks good with any color and style of architecture. Like Pinpoint® Blue chamaecyparis, its narrow habit ensures space saving, low maintenance performance.

USDA Zone 5 - 7 (-20°F/-28.9°C)

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Exposure Full sun, Part sun

Height 15 - 20'

Width 5 - 7'

Finish Time 1 season

Type Evergreen

Foliage Color Blue

Liner Sizes 2 1/4", 4", Quick Turn

Soil Well-drained soil is essential. However, this species will not tolerate dry soils or drought conditions. Maintain even moisture with a layer of mulch.

Pruning Prune to shape in late spring, if needed.

Uses Specimen, container, hedge, mixed borders

Growing Tips Naturally grows as a narrow column, so little pruning is required. Nice as a space-saving hedge or eye-catching specimen.