• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water weekly or more often in extreme heat; less often once established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderate grower, reaching 3 to 5 ft. tall and wide in ten years.
    Key Feature:
    Year-round Interest
    Blooms:
    Does not flower
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:THEW-ya ok-si-den-TAY-lis
    Plant type:Conifer
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Round
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Moderate grower, reaching 3 to 5 ft. tall and wide in ten years.
    Foliage color:Yellow
    Blooms:Does not flower
    Design IdeasHere is a fine choice for a low, sheared hedge that will offer golden foliage that has a lovely burnished look in winter. It makes a good divider between properties without blocking views.
    Companion PlantsSmoke Tree (Cotinus); Weigela (Weigela); Rose (Rosa); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Daylily (Hemerocallis)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. In hot, dry climates, protect from harsh afternoon sun and provide supplemental water. Shelter from drying winter wind. Apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune annually to shape.Pruning time: spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water weekly or more often in extreme heat; less often once established.