Night Light™ Chamaecyparis

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Conschlecht' PP24666

A striking evergreen shrub with a dense, rounded habit, it tolerates full sun with no noticeable burn in outdoor trials. Its excellent foliage becomes bronze in the winter while retaining green on the innermost part of the leaves.

Bloom/Feature

Colorful yellow green foliage spring to fall, changing to bronze in winter

Plant Type

New IntroductionsPreviewShrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

5, 6, 7, 8

Zone Detail

Hardy to -20°F to -10°F USDA Zones 5-8

Key Features

Compact Habit, Easy Care, Heat Tolerance, Winter / Fall Foliage Color, Year-Round Interest

Flowering Season

None

Use

Accent, Border, Container, Hedge, Low Hedge, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Tolerates a wide range

Fertilizer

Feed throughout growing season

Dimensions

4-5' H x 4-5' W

Pruning

After flowering 

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in full sun to part shade
  • dig hole 2X the width of pot
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants