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Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Red Star'

White Cedar
Zone: 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
Exposure: Part Shade
Plant Category: Conifers
Height: Minimum 4 feet , Maximum 20 feet
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A small evergreen with a columnar habit, to about 4-5' tall x 1.5' wide in 10 years, eventually 15-20' tall and narrow. The cultivar name 'Red Star' refers to the dense and delicate, star-shaped, blue-green foliage that turns to a rich, warm purple-red in winter light. Sun for best color or part shade with lean, well-drained soil and regular summer water. Frost hardy in USDA zone 5.

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Submitted by Ref: on 11/8/2012 4:20 PM

This cultivar grows in a columnar form. Soft, fluffy branches hold dark green needles in summer that turn purple in winter. Grows 1-3" per year. Perfect to fit in an empty garden space.


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2 Nurseries Carry This Plant:

Listing Key

Name City/State Email Phone Prod Type Availability
Peace of Mind Nursery Inc. West Linn, OR Email now 503-949-4944 BB: 1
Youngblood Nursery Inc. Salem, OR Email now 503-390-8619 Container: 3