- Flower nameGolden threadleaf sawara cypress
- Scientific nameChamaecyparis obtusa cv. breviramea
- Place of originJapan (cultivars of Chamaecyparis pisifera)
- Place of floweringHorticultural species, Bonsai, Ornamental plants
- Flowering seasonApril
What is Golden threadleaf sawara cypress
Kamakura Hiba (Scientific name: Chamaecyparis obtusa cv. Breviramea) is a dwarf horticultural variety of the evergreen shrub "cypress" which is native to Japan and is a cypress in the Cupressaceae family. It is also called Chabo Hiba, and its tree height is max. 8 m. The tree forms in a narrow cone. The leaves are soft, smaller than cypress, and fan-shaped.
General name: Kamakura Hiba , Scientific name: Chamaecyparis obtusa cv. Breviramea, Habitat distribution: Hokkaido-Kyushu, also name: Chabo Hiba Tree height: 5 to 7 m, flowering period: April, fruiting period: Octover to November, Usage: Hedge, garden tree, park tree.