Monterey cypress 'Goldcrest'

Monterey cypress 'Goldcrest'

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Monterey cypress 'Goldcrest' hedging plants are very popular conifers due to their bright lime/yellow foliage and an upright narrow shape. It is also a great additon to a sensory garden as in the  summer, its foliage is lemon scented particularly when cut or brushed. It makes a great hedging plant due to its dense growing habit so it is ideal for privacy and windbreak. 

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  • Berry Colour None
  • Deciduous No
  • Semi Evergreen No
  • Evergreen Yes
  • Flower Colour None
  • Grows Up To 12m
  • Has Berries No
  • Is Edible No
  • Native No
  • Intruder Proof No
  • Privacy Hedge Yes

Monterey cypress Goldcrest requires little if any pruning being a member of the conifer family. However, if you wish to limit its spread or height, then trimming can be done in late spring after the last frosts.

We'd advise not to overtrim however, as this could unduly damage the plant leaving it more easily susceptible to disease, including fungal diseases such as honey fungus. This can result in unsightly brown patches affecting the lovely yellow-green foliage for which the plant is noted.

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    • Monterey Cypress 'Goldcrest' 40/60cm 5L pot
      (Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest') Monterey Cypress 'Goldcrest' 40/60cm 5L pot
      5L Pot Pot Grown
      Price £18.99
      Planting Density:
      3 per metre
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    More Information
    Berry ColourNone
    Semi EvergreenNo
    Flower ColourNone
    Grows Up To12m
    Has BerriesNo
    Is EdibleNo
    Intruder ProofNo
    Privacy HedgeYes

    Delivery Information

    • Orders £100 and over to mainland UK are delivered FREE for box deliveries
    • Our delivery lead time is currently within 3-5 days. *Some troughs and trees may take up to 14 days at present.
    • Orders under £100 to mainland UK £7.99 (box delivery).
    • Orders requiring a pallet delivery, free delivery over £300 or a £30 pallet charge if the order is under £300.
    • Bespoke deliveries that require a dedicated vehicle is a charge of £300 or free on orders over £1000.
    • We can deliver to Scottish Highlands & Islands, Channel Islands, Isle of Wight and Isle Man, but the delivery cost will need to be quoted by one of our team, so please contact us on

    For some plants that are too heavy or too tall to be packed in cardboard boxes we use pallet deliveries. In these circumstances, we require a minimum order value of £300 for free delivery, or you can make a contribution towards the delivery cost. Look out for the information on product pages which explains this further where applicable and if your order is for less than £300 please call or email us to agree a delivery contribution. This requirement only applies to those plants where it is clearly indicated on the product page.

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    Monterey cypress 'Goldcrest' (Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest') hedging plants are a colourful alternative for an evergreen hedge that is still from the conifer family.