Cupressus nootkatensis 'Sparkling Arrow'
Native range: Northwest U.S. America into Alaska, West Canada
Known names: Nootka Cedar, Alaska Cedar, Yellow Cedar (also known under the genus: Chamaecyparis)
Hardiness: USDA Zone 3
Mature Size: 8' Tall x 1' Wide in 10 Years
Light: Half-day sun, variegated parts might burn in full sun.
Water: Frequent water until established, keep soil moist in pots.
Soil: Fast-draining, holds moisture well but fast-draining. Add extra pumice or pearlite into potting mix.
Dormancy Period: Winter
Plant Size: 4" pot, ~1' - 2' tall, cutting, SMALL PLANT
Cupressus nootkatensis 'Sparkling Arrow' is fascinating in every way. It grows tall but only remains around 1' across! The variegation is very evenly distributed throughout the tree. Color is stable with different ammount of sunlight.