Golden Cypress (Goldcrest) Plants 70cm Tall in 14cm Pots (Pair)
For highly impactful specimen plantings in beds, borders and patio pots, the Golden Scented Cypress is a must!
The soft, acid bright golden-yellow foliage remains the same healthy colour all year round and gives off a fresh, lemon scent when foliage is crushed or cut, which is said to deter biting insects from that area of your garden. In fact, it is such a great all-round garden plant it has been awarded the coveted RHS AGM!
It is naturally upright growing and slightly ‘teardrop’ shaped but can be trimmed to suit your needs and a ‘little and often’ approach to trimming of the young, soft shoots will allow you to easily keep it to the height and shape that suits you. It is very easy to manage and can be kept in post on the patio for many years, where it will happily sit at centre stage of your displays. Once it has reached the desired height and width, prune the new growth in early summer and mid-autumn each year. A hedge trimmer will leave the perfect finish.
Really easy to grow, Golden Cypress will grow in virtually any soil and in any location from full sun to partial shade (although summer colour is best in full sun), is completely winter hardy throughout the entire UK and is virtually pest and disease resistant too. In the depths of winter, the cooler temperatures give the trees an even deeper, richer colouration.
Supplied as a pair of established trees in 14cm pot, approx. 70cm tall including pot
- Ideal For: Framing a doorway/gateway, potted on the patio, beds, borders
- Position: Any location from full sun to partial shade
- Height/Spread: Grows to 2-3m tall
- Hardiness: Fully winter hardy
- Supplied as: A pair of 3-year-old trees in 14cm pots 70cm tall (inc. pot), ready to plant out now.
- 2 x Plants
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- £5.99 P&P