Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest', Monterey Cypress (0.50m)


Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest', also known as Monterey Cypress, grows in any well-drained soil in full sun with shelter from cold, drying winds. Tolerates dry conditions when established.


Sunlight: Direct sunlight and partial sunlight

Water: Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest' should be thoroughly watered, and the soil should be allowed to dry slightly between watering intervals. Avoid watering the foliage, as this might promote diseases.

Fertiliser: Keep plant in top form by feeding it every few weeks with a dilute solution of liquid fertiliser or sprinkling solid fertiliser over the soil.

Plant size: approx. 50cm (vary in sizes)

Rootball size: 14cmø x 11cmH

Pot type: Plant comes in brown landscape pot (with drainage hole)


* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from photo.

* Kindly take note when you're purchasing matching pot, the diameter has to be larger than the rootball size



Soil for Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest'

Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest' should be grown in fertilised potting mix. Make or buy a fertilised mix which consist of coco peat moss or coconut fibre (coir), vermiculite or perlite, compost and other ingredients. A lightweight soil for Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest' needs to provide good drainage, hold moisture, and give roots room to grow.

Light Requirements

All plants depend on light for their survival, and making sure your potted plants get the right amount of light is key to keeping them happy. For both indoor and outdoor containers, group plants with similar light requirements. Don't mix shade lovers with sun lovers in a single pot; one or both of them will be unhappy, depending on where you place the pot.

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