Magnolia Dogwood Conifer & Maple

Conifer Gardens Nursery

Dwarf and Small Growing Cryptomeria

Cryptomeria japonica 'Bandai Sugi'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Bandai Sugi'
An irregular shaped shrub with dark green foliage in congested clusters. Should reach at least 1M in 10 years. Much loved by bonsai enthusiasts.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Globosa Nana'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Globosa Nana'
A beautiful dome shaped shrub with fine green, ringlet-like foliage. Grows to approx 1M in 10 years
Cryptomeria japonica 'Knaptonensis'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Knaptonensis'
A small rounded shrub that is best in filtered sunlight. The foliage is normally a light green, but in summer the new growth is snow-white. Grows approx 50cm in 10 years.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Mushroom'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Mushroom'
A dwarf form of the "Japanese Cedar", turning the same bright bronze-purple colour in winter. The foliage is very dense, making a tight compact shrub. Grows to approx 1M in 10 years.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Pygmaea'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Pygmaea'
A dense, bun-shaped shrub with dark green foliage. Bronze overtones in winter. Grows to approx 60cm in the first 10 years.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Verkades Broom'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Verkades Broom'
A rounded shrub with a smooth-looking outline. The deep green foliage bronzes slightly in winter. Sometimes grafted as a standard. Grows to approx 60cm in 10 years.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Compressa'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Compressa'
A very formal rounded shrub with tight dark green foliage. Develops bronze-purple overtones in winter. Reaches approx 30cm in 10 years.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Giokomo'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Giokomo'
An irregular shrub with course green foliage that develops bronze overtones in winter. Develops clusters of bronze, rounded cones. Should reach more than 1M in 10 years.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Jindai Sugi'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Jindai Sugi'
An irregular, but rounded shrub with light green foliage. Grows to approx 1.5M. trims well.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Monstrosa Nana'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Monstrosa Nana'
An irregular shrub with deep green foliage that takes on bronze overtones in winter. Congested tufts of foliage develops on the end of the stems, making it a great plant for "cloud-pruning". Grows to approx 1M in 10 years.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Nana'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Nana'
An irregular, but rounded shrub with light grey-green foliage and slight bronze overtones in winter. Grows to approx 1.5M.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Tansu'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Tansu'
A very dense small shrub growing approx 60cm in 10 years. The deep green foliage is quite congested, making it useful for bonsai.
Cryptomeria japonica 'Vilmoriniana'
Cryptomeria japonica 'Vilmoriniana'
A small mounding shrub of very compact habit. The dark green foliage bronzes in winter. Reaches approx 30cm x 40cm in the first 10 years.