About This Plant

‘Monterey cypress Goldrush’ is a unique cultivar of the dawn redwood (Metasequoia glyptostroboides). It’s renowned for its striking golden-yellow foliage, which remains vibrant throughout the growing season. This tree’s elegant pyramidal growth habit and distinctive colour make it a popular choice for adding a touch of gold to gardens and landscapes.

The Story


The Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Goldrush’ is characterised by its distinctive golden-yellow foliage. The leaves are needle-like and arranged in a spiral pattern along the stems. The vibrant gold colour persists throughout the growing season, adding a touch of warmth and visual interest to the landscape.


The Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Goldrush’ produces small, cone-like fruits that add to the tree’s ornamental appeal. These miniature cones are typically brown and woody, measuring about 1 to 1.5 inches in diameter.
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