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Thuja Forever Goldy
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Superb Orange Fall Color!

Thuja Forever Goldy

Hedge Plant with Gold Foliage Display
Item: #THUGO2Q
ZONE 5,6,7,8
As low as $13.19
  • Fragrant, evergreen "ever golden" foliage
  • Heat and drought tolerant
  • Thrives in sandy or heavy clay soils with good drainage
  • Grows 15-20' tall x 3-5' wide
  • Orange color in Fall
  • Use for Containers, Hedge Plant, Privacy Screen
  • Ship Size: 1/2 Gallon
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    Thuja Forever Goldy Description

    Looking for the perfect 15-20' tall evergreen privacy Hedge Plant? Look no further than Forever Goldy Thuja

    This striking, FRAGRANT conifer provides 4 seasons of color with ease. Evergreen foliage has a vibrant display of soft, feathery yellow tipped with bright lime green on the inner portions.

    Need a brightly colored 4 season hedge plant?  How about adding some much needed height to a mixed perennial border, foundation, or front entryway?  This striking beauty is hard to beat.

    Forever Goldy Thuja will grow 6-12" a year. Adaptable to a wide range of soils from sand, loam and even clay. Thrives in full sun to part shade.  Easily pruned to any desired height the the garden design might requires.  Grows 3-5 feet wide.

    Create multi-seasonal color with Thuja Forever Goldy as the perfect evergreen backdrop for long-blooming KnockOut Roses and Ornamental Grasses.

    Special Features: Cold Hardy, Cut Foliage, Disease Resistant, Easy Care, Evergreen, Fast Growing, Fall Color, Fragrance, Heat Tolerant, Winter Interest


    Quick Facts

    • Botanical Name:
      Thuja plicata 'Forever Goldy'
    • Common Name:
      4ever Goldy, Forever Goldie, plicata '4EVER', Western Red Cedar
    • Zone:
    • Sun Exposure:
      Sun-Part Shade
    • Delivery:
      See Schedule
    • Ship Form:
      1/2 Gallon
    • Soil Type:
      Normal, Clay
    • Soil Moisture:
    • Height x Width:
      15-20'x 3-5'
    • Flower Color:
    • Foliage Color:
    • Bloom Season:
    • Uses:
      Background, Containers, Foundation Planting, Hedge, Massing, Ornamental, Privacy, Screen, Specimen
    • Cannot Ship to:
      AK, CAN, HI, PR
    • Patent #:PP19267



    Soil: Best grown in moist, fertile, well-drained soils. Tolerates somewhat wide range of soils and some dry conditions. Poorly drained and wet sites should be avoided, and it is very salt-sensitive.
    Light: Full sun (6 hrs direct light daily), Partial sun/shade (4-6 hrs light daily)
    Water: Water 1 inch a week. Keep moist, Appreciates well-drained soil.
    Spacing: 3  feet
    Fertilizing: Top dress in spring with a slow release, balanced fertilizer.
    Winterizing: Consider applying a thick mulch around the root zone in winter to protect it in exposed locations or colder zones. Tolerates wind once established and withstands heavy ice or snow.  Turns an attractive orange in fall/winter.
    Maintenance & Pruning: Requires little or no pruning but can be sheared easily if necessary. When pruning is necessary, it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season, other than to remove any dieback.