Arborvitae, Green Giant

Size: 7-14"

Age: (RC-1)


The thick pyramidal conifer grows rapidly at 2’-3’ a year, reaching a maximum height of 60’ and spread of 12’-20’ at maturity. Soil conditions include dry to moist, moist, and moist to wet. Soil texture includes sandy loam to dense clay. It can withstand drought conditions after established. Low maintenance, requiring little to no pruning. This dense tree makes a great natural barrier that can withstand heavy snow or ice, while providing privacy, wind break, and shade. The thick evergreen provides shelter and food for wildlife while adding beauty to the landscape.


Full to Partial Shade - Minimum 6 hrs./day of sunlight

Planting space: as close as 5'-6' to form a hedge

Arborvitae, Green Giant

Bundle Quantity

  • All seedling sizes are provided by our supplier and reflect the average size of the seedlings received. Sizes of each individual seedling may vary from the size listed under the product. Genesee Conservation District is not responsible for any size discrepancies.

Board of Directors Meeting - March 10, 2021

  • Begins at 5:30 pm

  • Open to the public via Zoom by phone or online by following the instructions found on the About/Governance page of our website

  • Following SB 1246 and the MI Open Meetings Act, Board meetings are being held remotely for public health due to the pandemic. The meeting agenda can be viewed here. Members of the public may contact Angela Warren with questions,  concerns, or meeting access needs.

Genesee Conservation District

Office hours 8am-4:30pm


Closed federal holidays

Staff are working remotely at this time and may be contacted by email

Main: 1525 N. Elms Rd. 

Flint, MI 48532

Ph: 810.230.8766 x3

Urban: 336 W. First St.

Ste. 207

Flint, MI 48502

Ph: 810.820.2681

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