Cryptomeria japonica 'Tenzan yatsubusa'
Size: see below
Common Name: Japanese cedar
Growth Habit: grows 1/2 inch a year into tight low mound
USDA Zone: 5-7
Exposure: needs break from hot afternoon sun
Growing Conditions: well-drained soils
Comments: Certainly one of the slowest of this genus. Dark green foliage picks up bronze highlights in winter. It is a real collector's gem.