Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii' at Parc Cefn Onn

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii' 0

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii'
early June 2015

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii' 1

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii'
late June 2015

Grid reference 222
Common name Lawson's cypress 'Stewartii'
Deciduous No
Status Glamorgan Champion 2013
Height 22m June 2015
Girth 136cm April 2015
Reference ST 17767 84445

This tree is in the upper park, below the ruined summer house, at the junction of two paths. It is on the left hand side of the path which crosses the dingle as you look out of the ruined summer house. This tree is the shorter of the two trees in the first photograph.

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii' bark

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii' bark
April 2015

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii' foliage

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii' foliage
late August 2015

General tree description

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Stewartii' is a cultivar of the Lawson cypress native to California and Oregon, USA. It is a large tree, reaching heights of 25 metres, with a rounded conic shape. The foliage comprises long, slender sprays with drooping golden yellow tips, changing to yellowish green in winter.