For those wanting a larger growing Hinoki cypress, 'Gimborn's Beauty' may be a good choice. Growing at a rate of 6" - 12" per year, this cultivar will be 6 ft - 10 ft tall over time with dark-green leaves that have prominent white stomata on the undersides. Also known as Gerda von Gimborn-Dietz. Very pyramidal growth habit. Hardy to zone 5.