Informal and fun, its branches spiral and its tiny foliage squiggles, while the plant grows primarily with an upright habit. Definitely a conversation piece! 'Torulosa' is a stately green all year, with light green new growth in spring. Commonly known as "Twisted Hinoki Cypress", it grows about 4-6" a year. 10-year size may be 4' tall and 2' wide. Plant in full sun to partial shade, with well-drained soil. Hardy to zones 4-8.