Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Sungold'
Sungold Sawara Cypress
kam-e-SIP-a-ris pi-SIF-er -a
C. p. var. filifera ‘Sungold’
C. p. ‘Filifera Sungold’
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Evergreen shrub, semi-dwarf, a flat globe, 6 ft (1.8 m) tall by 3 ft (0.9 m) wide, slow growing, foliage is thread-like and golden-yellow.
- Part shade to full sun.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 4 ‘Sungold’ is sometimes listed as C. p. var. filifera ‘Sungold’ or as C. p. ‘Filifera Sungold’.