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Microbiota decussata

Russian Cypress

Groundcover conifer with small fern-like sprays of green foliage. In winter, green foliage turns a lovely bronze purple. Requires moist, well-drained soil. Evergreen. Tolerates part shade, however grows best in full sun.


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Attributes
Evergreen
Ground Cover
Winter Interest
Foliage Color
Green
Best Usage
Mass Planting
Naturalizing
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist
Good Drainage
Exposure
Sun
Growth Rate
Medium
Slow
Additional Information about Microbiota decussata

Groundcover conifer with small fern-like sprays of green foliage. In winter, green foliage turns a lovely bronze purple. Requires moist, well-drained soil. Evergreen. Tolerates part shade, however grows best in full sun.