Yellow Ribbon Arborvitae
Thuja occidentalis 'Yellow Ribbon'
Pronunciation: THOO-yuh ok-si-den-TAY-lis
|Description||A distinctive evergreen with showy, dense golden-yellow foliage that maintains its color throughout the year. Thrives in humid conditions. A superb choice for use as an accent to brighten the landscape year-round. Works well for borders, a privacy screen, or any place where brilliant color is needed.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Blooms||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Mature Size||Reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide; wider with age.|
|Special Features||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Benefits Birds|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Privacy Screen, Windbreak|
|Design Ideas||Lighten up the winter landscape and add a bright spot all year round with this narrow-growing evergreen. It is a fine accent in the border or, for a formal look, planted in a pair on either side of the front door.|
|Companion Plants||Smoke Tree (Cotinus); Rose (Rosa); Spirea (Spiraea); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Daylily (Hemerocallis)|
|Care||Very adaptable; best in well-drained, loamy soils with consistent moisture, and some shade in hottest climates. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Mulch to protect the root zone. Apply fertilizer in early spring. Prune before onset of new growth.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-7
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