Monterey Cypress
Cupressus macrocarpa 'Gold Crest'

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Green plant fertilizer (e.g. N14-P6-K8).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers tepid constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 20 °C).
pH range 5.6 - 8.5
Acidity preference is not very pH sensitive
Toxicity irritant


Climate mediterranean



Other common names Lemon Cypress, Macrocarpa
Family Cupressaceae


Growth form tree
Hardiness USDA 8 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -12°C)
Leaf color
  • green