Dwarf Lewis Hemlock
Tsuga canadensis 'Lewisi'
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||TSOO-ga kan-a-DEN-sis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow grower to only 6 ft. tall, 1 1/2 to 2 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Landscape Use||Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Year-round Interest, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Best in evenly moist, slightly acidic soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Apply a thick mulch around the root zone to conserve moisture and protect in cold winter areas. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 7