|The cultivar 'Filicoides' is a slow growing conifer with medium green foliage that grows in dense, crowded, curved limbs. Produces small 1.5 inch cones.
C. obtusa has varieties that can be trained as bonsai. Does well in fast draining soil. Good for entryways and large planting boxes. Dead foliage may develope on the inner parts of many varieties, excess may indicate spider mites.