Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Casuarinifolia' / casuarina-leaf Lawson cypress

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Casuarinifolia' is a globose selection of Lawson cypress with dense branching, and filimentous, twisted and contorted blue-green foliage. It is said to superficially resemble Casuarina.

This cultivar originated as a seedling selected in 1891, by Prinz Lobkowitz Nursery, Jezeří, Czech Republic.
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Casuarinifolia' — a closeup of foliage detail.
Photo by Arborétum Mlyňany, Slovakia