'Rheingold' is a medium sived, evergreen conifer that has slow growth and is pyramidal in habit, that becomes wider at the base with age. It has beautful bronze-tinged, amber-yellow foliage which becomes more rich in colour during the winter months. This plant/cultivar has been awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit because it has proved to be reliable in appropriate conditions and a good performing plant.
Plant in moist, free-draining soil in a exposed or sheltered position, it just needs axcess to good light, preferably full sun. It also needs protection from drying winds, particularly when young.