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
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.