Thuja North Pole® Description
The space-saving arborvitae you’ve always wanted! North Pole® arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis) naturally grows as a narrow, tight column of ruffled evergreen foliage. It makes an outstanding specimen plant or a space-saving hedge. Takes up just a fraction of the ground space of other arborvitae!
This best-selling Proven Winners ColorChoice evergreen is a superb selection of our native arborvitae. Tolerant of sun or shade and not fussy about soil, it will quickly grow into an eye-catching accent that takes pride of place in your landscape or garden.
Special features: Native, Evergreen, Space saving, Fragrant
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- Botanical name: Thuja occidentalis 'Art Boe'
- Common name:
Arborvitae, Eastern red cedar
- Sun exposure:
Full sun (6+ hrs/day) to part shade (4-6 hrs sun/day)
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- Soil type:
Not fussy about soil, but grows best in moist, well-drained spots.
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- Height x width:
10-15' tall x 3-5' wide
- Flower color:
Evergreen conifer, does not flower
- Foliage color:
- Season of interest:
Specimen, Hedge, Perennial gardens, Landscaping.
- Patent: USPP 22,174
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Soil: Grow in any moist but well-drained soil. Avoid very wet sites; tolerates some dryness once established.
Light: Full sun (6+ hrs/day) to part shade (4-6 hrs sun/day)
Space: 5-7' apart.
Fertilizing: Apply a granular rose or garden fertilizer in early spring if desired.
Winterizing: A good 2-3" layer of mulch is recommended; Avoid extreme dry soil in autumn, which can cause the evergreen foliage to dry out in winter.
Maintenance: No pruning is required for North Pole to grow as a dense, tight, narrow pyramid. May be trimmed if desired.
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