False Cypress (Chamaecyparis) –
These conifers are medium to large evergreen trees growing from 65 to 230 feet (20 – 70 m) tall, with foliage in flat sprays. The leaves have two different types, needle-like leaves are present on young seedlings up to a year old, and scale-like adult leaves. The upright cones are round to oval, with 8 to 14 scales that remain on the tree. The wood and leaves are aromatic. Hinoki Cypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa) is a very popular bonsai tree due to its ornate nature.