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White cedar 'Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd'   

Thuja occidentalis

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Belonging to the Thuja genus (Thuja occidentalis 'Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd'), Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd is a variety of White cedar. Leaves appear approximately as a   Forest green (web) and   Red-brown colour.

Pollution and heat-tolerant tree. For a “hedge”, space multiple trees 4-5 feet apart.

Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd grows as an Evergreen and is a Conifer. Being an evergreen, it tends to retain leaves throughout the year. Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd is known for its Tree habit and growing to a height of approximately 4.50 metres (14.62 feet).

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How to grow Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Apply mulch

Plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 2 - 9 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. A soil ph of between 5.6 and 7.8 is ideal for Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd as it does best in weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd from seed

Transplanting Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd

As Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd is hardy, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Harvesting Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd

Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd folklore & trivia

‘Smaragd’ means “emerald” in Danish, which is where this clone originated.

Misspellings of White cedar 'Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd'

Tuya Emerald

Other Names for White cedar 'Thuja occidedentalis Smaragd'

Emerald Green Arbovitae, Emerald, Emeraude

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