Chamaecyparis pisifera Curly Tops Cupressaceae
Curly Tops Sawara (False) Cypress
kam-e-SIP-a-ris pi-SIF-er -a
- Conifer, evergreen, globose semi-dwarf form, grows very slowly [2 × 2 ft (60 × 60 cm) in 10 years, eventually reaching a mature height of approximately 4-5 ft (1.2-1.5 m) tall. Forms a round to narrow mound of metallic blue foliage with twisted and curled branch tips.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 4 Found in Australia by Yamina Nursery about 1989.