Slender Hinoki Falsecypress
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The wood of Slender Hinoki Falsecypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis') was used in ancient Japan to build shrines and temples that lasted for nearly 1000 years!

Up to 20 feet tall
Flowers, Fruit, Foliage
Glossy, dark green, evergreen foliage. Cones resemble volleyballs when mature.
Pests & Diseases
None serious
Landscape Use
Great as a hedge, accent, screen, or border
Care Practices
Plant in well-drained soil in full sun and keep protected from wind and winter storms. These small trees are highly tolerant of urban pollution, and moderately tolerant of drought and cold temperatures. Prune in early spring.
Native Range