Western Red Cedar
Latin Name: Thuja Plicata Atrovirens
English Name: Western Red Cedar
Foliage Type: Evergreen.
Flower: Brown Spherical Cones.
Flowering Period: Summer.
Growth Habit: Upright/Columnar.
Growth Speed: Fast 1-2ft/yr
Starting Height: 2-3ft
Final Height: 82ft
Starting Sideways Spread: 0.7 ft to 3.3 ft Final Sideways Spread: 23ft
Suggested Location: Outdoor.
Suggested Soil Type: Well-Drained. Chalk. Clay. Loam. Sand.
Suggested Exposure to Sunlight: Full Sunlight.
Suggested Exposure to Weather: Sheltered or Exposed.
Lowest Temperature Tolerance: -20 °C to -15 °C (-4 °F to 5 °F) Suggested Uses: Hedging. Borders. Specimen. Large Pots. Rock Gardens.
Maintenance: No pruning required, except to remove dead or damaged wood.
Can be trimmed in early-spring to encourage more new foliage to grow.