Little Gem Cedar/Arborvitae - Thuja occidentalis 'Little Gem'

Slow growing compact globe shaped evergreen. Dark green foliage becomes tinted bronze during cold weather. Great formal look. An excellent choice for a small hedge or as a foundation or border plant. Useful in colour container gardening.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Foundation
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
12-24"
Special Features: 
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Water regularly as needed. In colder climates, water well in fall and during prolonged winter dry spells to better protect plant for winter. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary but can be sheared to keep denser. 

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