Microbiota decussata Russian Carpet Cypress ZONE 4
Microbiota decussata

An excellent shade tolerant replacement for juniper, Microbiota offers graceful, lacy, deep evergreen foliage that is wider than tall. Overcast with a lovely plum color in winter, this plant is very hardy and truly underplanted.

Great For: Low maintenance groundcover, Foundation planting

HEIGHT: 1.5-2'


WIDTH: 3-5'

SUN 4-6+ hours

SOIL: Clay Moist Sandy

Deer Resistant
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Growth Rate: Moderate

Shape: Low Spreading

Feeding: Holly-tone

Fall Color: Green Purple

Winter Interest: Branching Color Structure

Winter Protection: Salt Wind