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Chamaecyparis p. boulevard - Boulevard Cypress 12-29-12Today’s special is our Boulevard Cypress. These are growing in 3 inch containers and are 6 to 14 inches tall for $6.50 each.

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Best in part shade. Prefers moist, fertile soils. Avoid wet, poorly-drained soils, however. Shelter from wind.

This false cypress cultivar is a dense pyramidal semi-dwarf evergreen shrub that features soft, silvery blue-gray foliage. It is slow growing, typically reaching 5-6′ tall in 10 years. May eventually reach a mature size of 12-15′ tall, but can easily be kept smaller with minimal pruning. Zones 4 to 8.

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