Arborvitae - 'Green Giant' (Thuja plicata)

Name Arborvitae - 'Green Giant'
Botanical Name Thuja plicata

This arborvitae is a fast growing evergreen shrub or tree, with a broad, pyramid form. It makes an exceptional hedge or screen plant. Foliage is fragrant, dark green, and deer resistant! In winter the foliage darkens a bit, some with a bronze shading. Once established it is both wind resistant and tolerant of heavy snowfalls.

Location: sun, partial sun
Size: 30 ft tall x 20 ft wide
Special Needs: Watch for bagworms, mites and fungus, spray as needed.
Soil Conditions: Dry, Medium
Trim/Prune: Trim or shear as needed
  • Deer Resistant
  • Fragrant
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