Cupressus x leylandii 'Gold Rider'
Fast-growing, brightest golden hedging conifer.
Common Name: Cupressocyparis x leylandii 'Gold Rider', Leyland Cypress Conifer
A fast growing selection which forms a dense column. The long slender branches have vibrant bronze-yellow foliage in the spring. This matures to a bright golden color which is able to withstand the most direct sun without burning. A true landscape gem for high hedges or a tall windbreak.
- Plant Type: Conifer / evergreen
- Plant Hardiness Zone: 5a-8b
- Height: 35' - 40'
- width: 10' - 15'
- Soil Needs: Lean, Well-Drained
- Water Needs: Occasional - Drought Tolerant
- Sun Exposure: Sun - Mostly Shade
- Foliage Color: Gold
- Foliage Season: Evergreen
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