University of Rhode Island

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana

Lawson Cypress

Pyramidal evergreen tree with massive trunk and short branches ending in flattened sprays. Shredding bark. Prefers well-drained, moist soil. Full sun, protect from wind. 40-60’.

Susan McDougall @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

Susan McDougall @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

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