Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Mariesii'

Mariesii Hinoki Cypress

Newly planted

Newly planted

Family: Cupressaceae

Genus: Chamaecyparis

Parent: Chamaecyparis obtusa

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 5 to 8

Size: 2' tall and 1.5' wide in 10 years

Growth Rate: Slow

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Dwarf growing 2 to 4 inches per year. Globe-shaped. Fine lacy foliage accented with cream speckles. Moist well-drained soil.

Other Cultivars: 

My Experience: 

I purchased a quart pot at Maple Ridge in October 2013 and planted it in the Triangle Island Garden.

Sources of Information

© 2010-12 Lisa J. Miner