Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tonia'

Tonia Variegated Dwarf Hinoki Falsecypress


Family: Cupressaceae

Genus: Chamaecyparis

Parent: Chamaecyparis obtusa

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 5 to 8

Size: 6' tall and 3 to 4' wide

Growth Rate: Slow

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Conical form with very dense, compact habit. Variegated version of Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracilis'. Foliage is dark green with many yellow branchlets. Variegation is very stable.

History: 

Boskoop, The Netherlands, 1928. Discovered as a sport of Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracilis'.

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