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Just Dandy Hinoki Falsecypress

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Just Dandy'

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Just Dandy Hinoki Falsecypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Just Dandy') at Oakland Nurseries Inc

Just Dandy Hinoki Falsecypress

Just Dandy Hinoki Falsecypress

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Height:  3 feet

Spread:  3 feet

Sunlight:  full sun  partial shade 

Hardiness Zone:  4b

Brand:  Iseli

Description:

This remarkable little variety features compact sprays of dense, finely textured foliage, on a low, rounded and spreading plant; adds texture to the shrub border or garden; very robust and comparatively faster growing than others in the species

Ornamental Features

Just Dandy Hinoki Falsecypress has dark green foliage which emerges light green in spring. The scale-like leaves remain dark green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.

Landscape Attributes

Just Dandy Hinoki Falsecypress is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub. When pruning is necessary, it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season, other than to remove any dieback. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Just Dandy Hinoki Falsecypress is recommended for the following landscape applications;

  • Accent
  • General Garden Use

Planting & Growing

Just Dandy Hinoki Falsecypress will grow to be about 3 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 3 feet. It has a low canopy. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 70 years or more.

This shrub does best in full sun to partial shade. It prefers to grow in average to moist conditions, and shouldn't be allowed to dry out. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments, and will benefit from being planted in a relatively sheltered location. Consider applying a thick mulch around the root zone in winter to protect it in exposed locations or colder microclimates. This is a selected variety of a species not originally from North America.

 
 
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