Thuja occidentalis 'Rushmore'
Water regularly in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||THOO-yuh ok-si-den-TAY-lis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing 12 to 20 ft. tall, 3 to 5 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Landscape Use||Privacy Screen, Very Wet Areas, Windbreak|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.|
Follow 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. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8