Thuja occidentalis 'Techny'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||THOO-yuh ok-si-den-TAY-lis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing to 12 to 15 feet tall, 6 to 8 feet wide.|
|Bloom Time||Does not flower|
|Design Ideas||The broadly pyramidal form of this conifer makes it an excellent accent for the border or at the bottom of the drive. Use it in small beds in the lawn for an evergreen statement. It also makes a fine hedge that fills in well.|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Landscape Use||Border, Very Wet Areas, Windbreak, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||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: 3-8