|The cultivar, 'Lycopodioides' grows slowly to 3 feet and 3 feet wide. Produces short, irregular, crowded or bunched branchlets with dark green foliage. Unusual plant for close-range viewing. Good for rock garden or container.
C. obtusa is a medium large evergreen, under cultivation it usually does not exceed 40-50 feet tall, but with age will grow height. Has a spread of 15-30 feet. Has a spreading, irregular, open form with darlk glossy green foliage. Very slow growing and is suited principally to a large oriental garden. Splendid bonsai subject. Prune to shape.