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
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.