Fire Chief™ Globe Arborvitae
Thuja occidentalis 'Congabe' PP #19,009
Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
|Botanical Pronunciation||THOO-yuh ok-si-den-TAY-lis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 2 ft. tall and wide in 10 years; 4 ft. tall and wide at maturity.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Rustic|
|Growth Habit||Compact, Rounded|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Barberry (Berberis); Daylily (Hydrangea); Juniper (Juniperus); Lilac (Syringa); Russian Sage (Perovskia)|
Thrives in deep, enriched, evenly moist, well-drained soil; dislikes dry conditions. Mulch around root zone and shelter from drying winds. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. No pruning needed to maintain compact, rounded form.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8