|The cultivar, 'Heatherbun' ia a dense and compact tree with soft, feathery bluish-green foliage. In winter, leaves turn to a deep, plum purple. Full sun produces best growth results. Spring fertilization is recommended. No pruning is necessary. Does best with constantly moist soil, and can tolerate those soils which drain poorly.
Chamaecyparis thyoides is a large evergreen, under cultivation it usually grows to 90 feet tall and between 20-25 feet wide. Is a narrow, tall, cone shaped tree, producing light green to gray green foliage, turning bronzy in winter. Needs soil moisture, winter chill for good growth.