What is Smaragd cedar?
Emerald Green Cedar Trees (Thuja occidentalis ‘Smaragd’) are an evergreen conifer that is a type of arborvitae, also referred to as American Arborvitae ‘Smaragd’. They provide a striking gardening or landscaping tree addition. Once a suitable area is chosen for its growth, each tree will give beauty to the garden.
How fast do Smaragd grow?
1 foot per year
GROWTH RATE Thuja Emerald Green Arborvitae can grow up to 1 foot per year, and grows nearly straight up. Pruning is extremely simple with such slow growers, and can usually be done just lightly once per year.
How tall does a Thuja Smaragd grow?
4 to 6 m
Thuja occidentalis ‘Smaragd’ Thuja occidentalis ‘Smaragd’ Small, narrow pyramidal growing conifer with a very dense crown. The height is 4 to 6 m and the width approx. 1.5 m.
How far apart should you plant Thuja Smaragd?
tall (360-420 cm) and 3-4 ft. wide (90-120 cm) in 15-20 years. A full sun lover, this plant is easily grown in average, moist, well-drained soils….
|Hardiness||2 – 7 What’s My Zone?|
|Height||12′ – 14′ (3.6m – 4.3m)|
|Spread||3′ – 4′ (90cm – 120cm)|
|Spacing||36″ – 48″ (90cm – 120cm)|
Is Emerald a cedar?
Emerald Cedar is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage. This is a relatively low maintenance shrub.
Is emerald green arborvitae a cedar?
Emerald Green arborvitae are cylindrical cedar trees. If they are allowed to grow without any pruning, they grow tall and thin.
How do you grow Thuja Smaragd?
Plant them in large pots or plant them as an obelisk style feature, or along a fence as a low maintenance screen. The Smaragd Conifer easily grows in average, medium and well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. It tolerates wide range of soils. This plant also likes humid weather with regular rains.
What is a Brandon cedar?
Brandon Cedar is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.
Is an arborvitae a cedar?
They are commonly known as arborvitaes (from Latin for tree of life) or Thujas; several species are widely known as cedar but, because they are not true cedars (Cedrus), it has been recommended to call them red-cedars or white-cedars.