Gold Thread False Cypress

Gold Thread False Cypress

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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea'

A variegated form of the thread branch cypress with a mounding form and strong bi-colour effect of green and creamy-golden yellow.


Note:  This conifer grows 6" - 12” per year (Reaching heights of 6' -15' in 10 to 15 years) 

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC (336) 857-2131

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foliage Type Needled Evergreen/Conifer
Height 6' - 15'
Spread 8' - 12'
Shape Mounding
Primary Foliage Color Chartreuse & Bright Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Chartreuse & Bright Green
Flowering Season Grown for Foliage
Maintenance Low
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences Average: Ensure the planting area is prepared for good drainage.  Poor drainage areas may result in 'root rot'.
Cold Hardiness Zone  5  to 7