Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Golden Fern'
Size: see below
Growth Habit: irregular upright
USDA Zone: 5-8
Exposure: filtered sun
Growing Conditions: moist, well-drained soils
Comments: Growing 2-4 inches a year with soft fern-like foliage. Develops into a nice smaller-sized shrub for the garden. Best planted where its protected from the hot afternoon sun.