Golden Duke® Eastern Hemlock

Tsuga canadensis 'MonJers' PP #27,468

A superb new evergreen with glowing golden yellow foliage on graceful, upright, pyramidal arching branches, and improved sun tolerance over other gold hemlocks. A stunning container specimen offering year-round interest in woodland and rock gardens. Bright yellow-orange winter color.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.


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Botanical PronunciationTSOO-ga kan-a-DEN-sis
Average Size at MaturitySlow growing; reaches 6 to 10 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide in 10 years.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Design IdeasExcellent for screening, groupings or as a stately accent.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorYellow
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact, Pyramidal
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseBorder, Firescaping/Firewise, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Rock Garden, Specimen, Windbreak, Woodland Garden, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Pet Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsLilac (Syringa); Magnolia (Magnolia); Weigela (Weigela); Carpet Rose (Rosa); Rhododendron (Rhododendron)

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: 4-8

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