Cupressus sempervirens 'Monshel'

Tiny Tower Italian Cypress

Evergreen Conifer, Shrub

Cupressus sempervirens 'Tiny Towers' is a dwarf selection of Italian cypress with a strictly columnar growth habit. Its slow growth and slim profile makes it perfect choice for containers and small gardens.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Afternoon Sun, Reflected Heat


Size: 48 - 72 tall x 12 - 18 wide
Shape / Form: Columnar / Narrow
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Blue, Green

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Hedges and Screens, Hell Strip, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden, Reflected Heat

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos