Tsuga canadensis 'Gracilis'Item #3409 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8
This slow-growing dwarf evergreen shrub with dense, finely textured, green foliage on gracefully arching, irregular branching will enrich the landscape, adding excellent visual interest. Perfect to use as a specimen in large rock gardens, or in a border, or in mass to create a highly textured screen.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:TSOO-ga ka-na-DEN-sis GRASS-il-isPlant type:ConiferDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth habit:WeepingGrowth rate:SlowAverage landscape size:Slowly reaches 6 ft. tall, 8 ft. wide.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Conifer; prized for foliage.Companion PlantsLilac (Syringa); Magnolia (Magnolia); Weigela (Weigela); Carpet Rose (Rosa); Rhododendron (Rhododendron)
- CareCare InformationFollow 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:Partial shade to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.