Also known as Sawara Cypress. Filifera Aurea is a slow-growing evergreen conifer making a large broadly conical shrub of open habit, with gracefully weeping, cord-like, golden-yellow foliage in short tufts and longer unbranched shoots. Plant in full sun or light shade and best grown in average type soils that are moist but free-draining. Drought tolerant once established.

Grows to about 2m x 1m.