SCIENTIFIC NAME: Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Glauca Pendula'
COMMON NAME: Blue Weeping Nootka Cypress, Falsecypress
GARDEN SIZE: 12-14 ft. tall x 3-3.5 ft. wide in 10 years; 25-30 ft. tall x 6-7 ft. wide at maturity
GROWTH RATE: Fast, up to 12-18" per year under ideal conditions
USDA ZONE: 4a-7b
EXPOSURE: Full Sun
WATER & SOIL: Well-drained soil; Average water requirements
HABIT (FORM): Upright, Weeping, Irregular, Narrow Pyramid
FOLIAGE: Evergreen; Blue-Green, Mild Pine Fragrance
PLANT ORIGIN: Western North America
WILDLIFE SUPPORT: Not utilized by native wildlife. Deer resistant.
FERTILIZING: Feed in spring and fall with acidic organic fertilizer.
PRUNING: Minimal shearing required. Hand pruning is preferred. Late winter or early summer is best.
PET SAFETY: ASPCA safety not provided