Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Golden Showers' / Golden Showers Lawson cypress

<em>Chamaecyparis lawsoniana</em> 'Golden Showers' is a broady upright selection of Lawson cypress with dense branching and nodding branch tips holding yellow variegated, threadlike foliage. After 10 years of growth, a mature specimen will measure 6 feet (2 m) tall and 4.5 feet (1.5 m) wide, an annual growth rate of 6 to 8 inches (15 - 20 cm).
This cultivar originated in 1976 at John Mitsch Nursery, Aurora, Oregon, USA.
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Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Golden Showers' is a broady upright selection of Lawson cypress with dense branching and nodding branch tips holding yellow variegated, threadlike foliage. After 10 years of growth, a mature specimen will measure 6 feet (2 m) tall and 4.5 feet (1.5 m) wide, an annual growth rate of 6 to 8 inches (15 - 20 cm). This cultivar originated in 1976 at John Mitsch Nursery, Aurora, Oregon, USA.
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Golden Showers' — a mature specimen in a private garden in California.
Photo by Janice LeCocq

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