Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest' grows well in a container or in the garden, becoming a narrow, pyramidal tree. The lime-green to gold foliage has a nice lemon scent, and is very full and dense. This tree can be grown from zone 7-9. In full sun, the tree adds a bright lemon-yellow accent to the garden. In a shady spot, it will be be more lime-green. Recommended to use as live Christmas tree.