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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Sunny Swirl'

Sunny Swirl Hinoki Cypress

  • »  Upright evergreen
  • »  Golden, twisted foliage
  • »  Dwarf variety
  • »  Slow growing, only 3-6" per year
  • »  Drought tolerant
  • »  Mahogany red bark

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'Sunny Swirl' shines in the landscape with illuminating blends of gold and chartreuse on twisting, threadlike foliage. The upright and uniquely contorted branches of mahogany red bark on this slow growing, dwarf evergreen provide a striking contrast with its intense coloration.

Attributes
Evergreen
Great Foliage
Foliage Color
Chartreuse
Gold
Maintenance and Care
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Exposure
Full Sun
Habit
Upright
Soil Moisture
Dry Soil
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Chamaecyparis obtusa ''Sunny Swirl''

Grows best in full sun but tolerates light shade. It adapts to a variety of well drained soils. Once established it is very drought tolerant. Prune if desired to keep its compact shape or to remove dead, broken or poorly formed branches.