Cultivated Black Cedar (Nigra) Superior Quality

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Cultivated Black Cedar (Nigra) Superior Quality

The cultivated Thuya Nigra, frequently named cultivated black cedar tree, is of good quality for hedging. It will form a intimacy wall when growing, as opposed to other popular cedar varieties that keep their pyramidal shape when growing, like Smaragd, Emerald and Fastigiata.

Cedar developed in a controlled zone.

  • Fertilized every year for dark green dense foliage
  • Trimmed every other year to strengthen and thicken its foliage
  • Weeds taken off to allow a better growth
  • Mechanical potting, transportation in the pot

Characteristics:

Growth speed: 8 to 10 inches a year
Time needed for an intimacy wall: Immediately after the installation
Diameter at installation: 30 inches
Installation : Can be installed at a distance of 30 inches from
each other, so that the leaves will touch, although it is recommended, for an immediate intimacy, to install then 24 inches apart.
Trimming: Once every year or every other year
Shape: Up to you (conical, square wall style, round)
Light: Will need a minimum of 2 hours of sunlight a day
Winter condition: Remains greener than other cedar trees

 

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