Green Giant Western Arborvitae

Thuja (standish x plicata) 'Green Giant'

SKU
1259
One of the finest evergreens for screening and specimen use, this uniformly conical tree performs well in a variety of settings. Virtually disease-free and strong-rooted, it responds well to shearing. Durable accent or specimen tree. Evergreen. Deer resistant. Grows quickly to 25 to 30 feet tall and 10 to 12 feet wide.
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Botanical PronunciationTHOO-yuh
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 25 to 30 ft. tall, 8 to 10 ft. wide in 10 years; 50 to 60 ft. tall with time.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Design IdeasUniform, conical form makes an excellent disease-free substitute for Leland cypress, particularly in the southeastern U.S.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitConical
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseMass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Windbreak, Wildlife Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Improved Disease Resistance, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Key FeatureYear-round interest

Adapts to a wide range of soil types; avoid poorly drained, overly wet sites. Water deeply and regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates drought. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

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