Weeping Threadleaf Arborvitae
Thuja occidentalis 'Filiformis'
|Description||A sensational evergreen with a wonderful pendulous crown grafted onto a patio tree form to display the unique habit. The many loose tufts of long thread-like drooping branches hold aromatic yellow-tinged foliage. New growth is a bright green. Ideal accent to add interest to the landscape.|
|Watering||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Blooms||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Mature Size||Moderate growing; reaches 7 to 8 ft. tall, with a 3 to 4 ft. wide crown.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Suitable for Topiary|
|Design Ideas||Here is a beautiful evergreen form to include in the border or as an accent alone. Use it as a foundation planting or combine it with other shrubs in a lawn planting or along the drive.|
|Companion Plants||Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum); Potentilla (Potentilla); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Spirea (Spiraea); Barberry (Berberis)|
|Care||Thrives in enriched, evenly moist, loamy, well-drained soils; dislikes dry conditions. Mulch around root zone and shelter from drying winds. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Prune semi-annually to maintain topiary form.|
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in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.
We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.