Cupressus macrocarpa ‘Wilma’ Cupressus

Cupressus

Description: An attractive small evergreen conifer with a neat, columnar habit. The evergreen foliage is a vibrant bright yellow-green and has a lovely lemon scent which is particularly fragrant when the leaves are cut or crushed.

History: Originated as a witch's broom mutation found in 1987 on a specimen of C. macrocarpa 'Goldcrest' by P. Overkleeft Nursery,‘s-Gravenzande, The Netherlands.

Cupressus Growing Tips: Happy is most soils as long as they are well-drained. Plant in a sheltered position in full sun.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 2m x 0.6m

Attributes

  • Tree shape: Conical
  • Evergreen: Evergreen
  • S Size: Small
  • Leaf colour: Yellow / Green
  • Suitable for hedging
  • Prefers full sun

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