Thuja occidentalis 'Emerald'Item #7301 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8
Narrow, pyramidal evergreen displaying dense emerald green foliage. Holds its foliage color throughout winter. Excellent medium to large hedge or screening plant.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:THEW-ya ok-si-den-TAY-lisPlant type:ConiferDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth habit:Narrow, PyramidalGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Moderate grower to 15 ft. tall, 3- 4 ft. wide.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Does not flowerFlower attributesFragrantDesign IdeasThe rich green of its foliage and handsome, narrow form make this conifer an excellent choice to plant in a row as a formal screen. Leave it unsheared for the full effect of its stately form.
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.Pruning time: spring.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.