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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Split Rock'

Object Details

Description
This is the most blue hinoki falsecypress cultivar.
Hardiness
-30 - 20 F
Bloom Time
Spring
Provenance
Uncertain
Range
Cultivated
Topic
Trees
Living Collections
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Smithsonian Gardens Tree Collection
On Display
Hirshhorn Museum Sculpture Garden
Data Source
Smithsonian Gardens
Accession Number
2011-0048A
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Common Name
Split Rock Hinoki False Cypress
Group
[vascular plants]
Class
Equisetopsida
Subclass
Pinidae
Order
Cupressales
Family
Cupressaceae
Genus
Chamaecyparis
Species
obtusa
Life Form
Evergreen shrub/sub-shrub
Average Height
5-6'
Foliage Characteristics
Juvenile foliage is blue, and mature is green. Both appear on same plant.
Structure
Broad conical
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7dbac9bff-02b4-4ccc-9d92-ea756e48ef29
Record ID
ofeo-sg_2011-0048A
Photographed by: Hannele Lahti
Photographed by: Hannele Lahti
Photographed by: Hannele Lahti
Photographed by: Hannele Lahti
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