Hinoki Cypress 'Nana Gracilis' Characteristics
The Hinoki Cypress has over 200 varieties with the Nana Gracilis being one of the smallest available.
The Nana Gracilis as soft, sprawling needles, giving the tree a dense and 'fluffy' look. This makes it suitable to be planted near houses with small children as the trees are soft and sturdy.
Hinoki Cypresses grow best in cool, moist soil with good drainage. They also require slightly acidic soil, so it is best to keep mulch around the base. Yearly pruning of the brown branches is recommended.