Sawara Cypress "Baby Blue"
Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Baby Blue’
Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Baby Blue’ is a cone-shaped coniferous dwarf shrub. The height of adult plants is 1-1.8 m. The bark is gray-brown. The needles are dense, soft, slightly curly, bluish-green on one side and silver-blue on the other. In winter the color fades.
The shrub prefers to grow in a sunny area, protected from cold winds. The soil should be fertile, well-drained, acidic or slightly alkaline. Frost-hardy.