Cultivated White Cedar (Occidentalis) Quality #2

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Cultivated White Cedar (Occidentalis) Quality #2

The cultivated Thuya Occidentalis, frequently named cultivated white cedar tree, is perfect 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 semi-controlled zone.

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

Characteristics:

Growth speed: 10 to 12 inches a year
Mature Height: 40 to 60 feet (Can be cut to a desired height)
Time needed for an intimacy wall: 2 to 3 years
Diameter at installation: 16 to 20 inches
Installation: Can be installed at a distance of 18 inches from each other.
Trimming: Once every year or every other year (easy to trim and shape)
Shape: Up to you (conical, square wall style, round)
Light: Will need a minimum of 2 hours of sunlight a day
Winter condition: Very resilient (the wood from the white cedar tree is soft, it allows it to bend under the weight of the snow instead of breaking)
Lifespan: 700 to 800 years
Limited quantity of cedar trees, please call us for more information.

 

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