Thuja occidentalis ‘Degroot’s Spire’

('Degroot's Spire' American, Arborvitae)


$29.99


Hardiness Zones:

 2a  2b  3a  3b  4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b

Quick Overview:

This narrow American arborvitae cultivar is a dwarf, slow-growing, evergreen shrub with an upright, pyramidal habit. Features twisted, scale-like, medium green foliage. Can reach 15-20 feet tall and 4-5 feet wide in 15-20 years. Excellent vertical accent.

Description

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Foliage density loosens up in too much shade. Tolerates wide range of soils. Likes humid weather with regular rains. In hot and dry weather, periodic, deep waterings are advisable, especially when shrubs are grown as foundation plants. Appreciates a good root zone mulch. Prune in early spring before onset of new growth.

Additional information

Common Name

'Degroot's Spire' American, Arborvitae

Botanical Name

Thuja occidentalis 'Degroot's Spire'

Container/Amount

3 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

Hardiness Zone

2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b

Growth Rate

Slow

Light Requirements

Part-sun, Sun

Height

to 20 ft.

Width

to 5 ft.

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

No

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