Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Gekko'

Gekko Japanese Falsecypress



Family: Cupressaceae

Genus: Chamaecyparis

Parent: Chamaecyparis pisifera

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 4 to 8

Size: 7' tall and 4' wide

Growth Rate: Slow

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade


New growth is white, turning to light to mid green. Heat tolerant. Well-drained soil. Rounded form.

Other Cultivars: 

My Experience: 

I saw this plant at the Cox Arboretum.

Sources of Information

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