Jan Vercade Chamaecyparis obtusa.graceful dark green fan like sprays of foliage. Slow growing, upright to about 12 in at 10 years moist well-drained soil. Hot summer areas, morning sun, afternoon shade. Great for troughs, fairy gardens, garden railroads and small spaces. Zones 5 to 8. Plant is 6 to 7 inches tall. Shipping size 12 inch including pot.