Cupressus sempervirens 'Swane's Golden'
Swane's Golden Cypress
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Conifer, evergreen tree, narrow columnar, new foliage is golden yellow (color less pronounced in shaded locations), slower growing to 15-20 ft (4.5-6 m) tall and 2-3 ft (0.6-0.9 m) wide.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 7 Originated in 1944 at the Swane Brothers nursery in New South Wales, Australia, a seedling of ‘Stricta’ (PP3,839, 1976).
- Oregon State Univ. campus: north side (main entrance) of Valley Library.