Golden Duchess® Eastern Hemlock
Tsuga canadensis 'MonKinn' PP #25,503
Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||TSOO-ga kan-a-DEN-sis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall, 3 to 5 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Dwarf Plant, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Ninebark (Physocarpus); Juniper (Juniperus); Weigela (Weigela); Cranesbill (Geranium); Catmint (Nepeta)|
Thrives in well-drained, neutral to lightly acidic, humus-rich soils with ample moisture. Protect from harsh afternoon sun in hot summer regions. Apply mulch to maintain a cool root zone. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Apply fertilizer in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-7