Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Devine's Sport' / 'Devine's Sport' Hinoki cypress

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Devine's Sport' is a irregular conical dwarf selection of Hinoki cypress with dense, fluffy, Blue-green foliage. After 10 years of growth, a mature specimen will measure 3 feet (1 m) tall and two-thirds as wide, an annual rate of growth of 3 to 4 inches (7.5 - 10 cm).

This cultivar originated as a branch mutation found in the early 2000s by Bill Devine and introduced to the nursery trade by Girard Nursery, Ashtabula, Ohio.

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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Devine's Sport' in the Harper Collection of Dwarf & Rare Conifers, Hidden Lake Gardens, Tipton, Michigan, August 2005.
Photo by Dax Herbst
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Devine's Sport' — a closeup of foliage detail.
Photo by Bill Barger

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