Week 43 – October 24, 2020

Plant Information

Cupressocyparis Shorty

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Cupressus Shorty Sell Sheet
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Cupressocyparis leylandii

Common Name: Leyland Cypress

Hardiness Zone: 6a - 8b

Hardiness Degree: -10°F (-23.3°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Winter Interest (regional), Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: None or when needed only

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Height: 72 - 84" (183 - 213cm)

Width: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: The compact habit of this shrub makes it suitable as a screen or foundation plant. One of the smallest of its kind on the market, Shorty’s bright evergreen foliage is striking.

Grower Information:

A Ball Ornamentals Exclusive

Completely new dwarf habit and unusually deep green foliage – one of a kind!

Now even more uses for today’s small-space gardens and balconies

Cupressocyparis is a heat-loving conifer that is the life of the party in the Southern United States. Loves the heat and humidity – lives durably. Our selection brings an original color and a unique form to market.


Protection Information: PP19,618