Mini Tree Set: Blue Moon Sawara Cypress, Butter Ball Hinoki Cypress & Golden Threadbranch Cypress

Regular price $24.99

The trees in this set are outdoor trees and come in 2 1/4" pots as shown. They can be planted in full sun to part sun with well-draining soil. Let them dry out to barely damp in between watering sessions if they are grown in a container, to avoid over-watering. Shelter them from that hot, western summer sun in warmer zones if planted in a container.

  • As a group, cold hardy to zones 5-8, or to -20F
  • Heat hardy zones 8-1
  • Winter Maintenance: Clean out the dead leaves inside the shrub when you see them
  • These are young, baby plants that will need shelter from the extremes
  • All are outdoor plants
  • Come in 2 1/4" pots

  

Blue Moon Sawara Cypress - Chameacyparis pisifera 'Blue Moon'

A new miniature garden plant with not much information so far but we suspect it's close to the 'Baby Blue' or 'Boulevard' cypress. Fantastic foliage, great shape and it's already charmed us! The Sawara Cypress can tolerate colder and drier temperatures than the Hinoki cypress.

  • Wonderful blue-green color
  • May get an amber blush with colder winters
  • Estimated growth rate 3 to 4" per year
  • Cold zones 4-8 or to -30F
  • Heat zones 8 - 1
  • Can take full sun easily, watch the hot summer sun if in a container
  • Regular water if in a pot, let dry out to barely damp in between to avoid over watering
  • Comes in a 4" pot
  • An outdoor plant

 

Butter Ball Hinoki Cypress - Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Butter Ball'

Soft and lacy foliage with splashes of multi-toned yellows and creams in a perfect palm-sized ball of conifer magic. Just lovely. Definitely a new favorite.

  • Wonderful coloring, from light lemon to deep emerald green
  • Tips may turn amber in the cold months
  • Lacier than usual foliage is soft to the touch
  • Globe shape
  • Growth rate is 2" to 4" per year
  • Cold hardy to -20F or Zone 5-8
  • Heat zones 8 - 1
  • Can take full sun easily, watch the hot summer sun if in a container
  • Regular water if in a pot, let dry out to damp in between to avoid over watering
  • Comes in a 4" pot
  • An outdoor plant

  

Golden Mops Threadbranch Cypress - Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Mop'

Great color for the miniature garden. The finely textured foliage of this threadbranch cypress develops vibrant gold growth in spring and retains its brilliance through the seasons - even where challenged by heat and humidity. Best color in full sun.

  • well-behaved
  • best color in full sun
  • vibrant yellow color in sun, turns greener in the shade
  • globe shape
  • zone 4 - 8 or hardy to -30F
  • heat zone 8 - 1

 

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Parcel post takes 7 to 10 days and puts a lot of stress on the trees during transit. We cannot guarantee any plants shipped this way - but it is your choice to make during checkout.

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