Thuja occidentalis ‘Emerald Green’

Botanical Name: Thuja occidentalis ‘Emerald Green’/’Smaragd’

Phonetic: Thoo-Yuh ox-ih-den-Tal-iss

Common Name(s): Emerald Green Arborvitae

Family: Cupressaceae
Origin: Canada, north, central and upper Northeastern America
Plant Type: Needle Tree
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Scale-like foliage
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Emerald green
Fall Color: –
Texture: Medium
Density: Very dense
Bloom Season: Non-flowering
Flower Color(s): Non-flowering

Exposure: Full sun
USDA: 2-7
Climate Zone(s): 
Growth Rate: Moderate              
Height: 12-14 Feet
Spread: 3-4 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium
Pest/Diseases: Disease resistant, bagworms, spider mites
Soil: Very adaptable, average, medium, well-drained soil

Features: Grown for foliage, drought tolerant, low maintenance, non-burning
Uses: Border, container, hedge, screen, urban garden, wildlife garden, windbreak, woodland garden, specimen

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