Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Butter Ball'

Butter Ball Hinoki Cypress.  A cheerful little ball of bright yellow foliage, that darkens to green towards the center. Color stands out against the many shades of green in the garden. Keeps a nice rounded shape naturally - no pruning needed.  Soft texture begs you to reach out and touch it.  Remains evergreen, providing structure and year-round interest for miniature gardens and plantings.  A beautiful little plant and easy to grow.  Ideal for fairy gardens, railroad gardens, miniature gardens and trough gardens. Plants are about 5" tall above a 3.5"h x 4"diameter pot.

  • Slow growing dwarf conifer, grows about 2" per year
  • Prefers moist, well-drained soil
  • Grow in full sun or partial shade
  • Cold hardy to zone 5
  • Recommended for outdoor gardens only




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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Butter Ball'
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  • Item #: PLANT800.1ChoBB
Price $16.00
Availability Out-of-Stock