Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Lutea'
Nana Lutea Hinoki Falsecypress
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Conifer, evergreen tree, dwarf, compact form, sometimes rather open, branch tips are bowed downward and golden-yellow throughout the year; the growth rate is about 1-6 inches/year (2.5-15 cm) , and my reach 1-5 ft (0.3-1.5 m) high in 10 years, depending upon the site and general climate.
- Partial sun, in hot regions afternoon shade is needed
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5 It originated as a golden sport on a specimen of C. obtusa 'Nana Gracilis' found in 1966 by Jan Spek, Boskoop, The Netherlands.