The cultivated Thuya Smaragd/Emerald can be used as a decorative tree as well as for hedging
Cedar developed in a controlled zone.
- Fertilized every year for dark green dense foliage
- Trimmed every year to strengthen and thicken its foliage
- Weeds taken off to allow a better growth
- Mechanical potting, transportation in the pot
Growth speed: 10 inches a year
Mature Height: 18 feet
Diameter at installation: 20 inches
Installation: Can be installed at a distance of 24 inches from each other, so that the leaves will touch.
Trimming: Cannot be trimmed (you will not be able to decide of the maximal height of this tree)
Shape: Always conical
Light: Poor shade tolerance
Winter condition: Not very resilient to raw weather. In very windy areas, it is better to go with the white or black cedar trees.