False cypress is a member of the Chamaecyparis family. Its botanical name is Chamaecyparis pisifera. Leaves usually appear in Dark green and Lawn green colour. It is a non-edible conifer and is treated mainly as an evergreen, so it retains its leaves throughout the year. Normally grows with a shrubby habit.
Japan is believed to be where False cypress originates from.
False cypress is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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See our list of companion Plants for False cypress to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect False cypress plants:
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