Emerald Cedar/Arborvitae - Thuja occidentalis 'Smaragd'

Narrow uniform pyramidal shape with attractive bright green foliage year round. Popular hedge or screen. Also attractive as a vertical accent for the border or foundation. Commonly used to create topiary shapes, even centrepieces for colour Container. Keep moist in sunny locations.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Hedge
Foundation
Topiary
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
10-20'
Spread: 
36-48"
Special Features: 
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Narrow
Pyramidal
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
Average: 3.9 (25 votes)

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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