Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea'
- Common Name(s):
- Golden threadleaf chamaecyparis, Golden threadleaf sawara cypress
- 15-20 ft.
- Tightly compressed, golden yellow, thread-like needles wrapped around pendulous branchlets; best color on south side; north side or shade portions of plant are often yellow-green or green
- Non-showy flowers; grown for foliage; small cones
- 4 to 7
- Sun; prefers moist, well-drained soil but grows well in heavy clay and dry sand
- Formal, broadly conical
NCCES plant id: 1489