Cedar, Northern White

Size: 7-12"

Age: (2-0) 


Slow growth to a mature height of 30-50' and a 10-20' spread; shallow roots. Soil conditions include: moist to well-drained; clay, loam, and sandy. May grow well in wet areas. The Northern White Cedar makes a good choice for wildlife plantings. Birds love its dense habit for cover and protection. White-tailed deer and Snowshoe Hare use stands of cedar for shelter and to browse, especially during severe winters. Many types of wildlife enjoy this selection including red squirrel, porcupine, warblers, and the pileated woodpecker.


Full Sun - Minimum 6 hrs./day of sunlight

Other uses include:
-Privacy screen or living fence
-Evergreen provides year-round color
-Smaller scale windbreaks
-Shelter for many types of birds


Cedar, Northern White

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.

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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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