Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tetragona Aurea' at Roath Park Lake

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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tetragona Aurea'
mid August 2015

Grid reference ST 18641 80038
Common name Hinoki cypress 'Tetragona Aurea'
Common name Golden fernleaf cypress
Deciduous No
Status Wales Champion 2013
Height 12.5M August 2015
Girth 80cm August 2015
Reference 286

This tree is opposite the green space which leads from Lake Road East through to Lakeside Drive.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tetragona Aurea' bark

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tetragona Aurea' bark
August 2015

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tetragona Aurea' foliage

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tetragona Aurea' foliage
mid August 2015

General tree description

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tetragona Aurea' is a cultivar of the Hinoki cypress, Chamaecyparis obtusa, native to Japan. It is a small, bushy tree growing 8 to 12 metres tall, with dense golden-yellow foliage and blunt leaf ends.