Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Shade
Full shade to partial sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Slow growing to 2 to 3 ft. tall and 3 to 4 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Year-round Interest
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Does not flower
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
Botanical Pronunciation:SOO-guh ka-na-DEN-sis
Plant type:Conifer, Shrub
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Growth habit:Compact
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Slow growing to 2 to 3 ft. tall and 3 to 4 ft. wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Does not flower
Garden styleCottage, Rustic
Care Information
Provide slightly acidic, well-drained soil in a location protected from hot afternoon sun. Follow 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.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Shade
Full shade to partial sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
History:
Discovered at Jeddeloh Nursery in Oldenburg, Germany in 1950.