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Arborvitae - Thuja Green Giant

Scientific Name: Standishii x plicata
Best Planted in USDA Hardiness Zone: 5-9.
 

$29.95 $25.46

Plant Quick Guide

Growing Zones:

5-9.

Mature Height:

25-30 ft

Mature Width:

8-10 ft

Sunlight:

Full (6-8 hours)

Spacing:

5-8 ft

Growth Rate:

Fast

Does Not Ship To:

AK, AZ, CA, HI, PR
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The Green Giant Thuja is a large and dense, pyramidal-shaped evergreen. The Green Giant is fast-growing and reaches a height of 50-60 feet with a 12-20 foot spread. The foliage is rich green in the summer and darkens or bronzes slightly in the winter. The tree works nicely as a specimen tree or can be planted with others to create a tall hedge or border. It is hardy in Zones 5-9. USDA ZONES: Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
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Bare root orders only: Bare root trees have to be dormant in order to be shipped. We will begin shipping directly after they are harvested. If everything goes according to schedule, bare root shipping will begin the last week in January.

We currently cannot ship to the following states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Puerto Rico or US territories. We cannot ship trees internationally.

STEP 1) First, decide on a planting location. Consider carefully what kind of sun, soil, and growing-space your tree or shrub will need.
STEP 2) Once you've located the perfect spot, the hole you are digging must be at least double the width and as deep as the root system you are planting.
STEP 3) Remove the plant from the pot and place the root ball in the hole. The top of the root system should be level with the ground. Before placing the tree or shrub in the hole, use your hands to gently break up the root system.
STEP 4) Once the plant is in place, backfill the hole with native soil and any leftover potting material.
STEP 5) Pack down the soil to eliminate any air pockets.
STEP 6) When finished, water thoroughly.

Plant your Thuja Green Giant in an area with well-drained soil and where it will receive about six hours of direct sunlight each day. Water regularly after planting, making sure to give the tree a deep watering. Try running a slow hose over the roots for an hour or two to accomplish this. While you should fertilize your Green Giant about three times a year, it needs little pruning. Simply remove any dead limbs.

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