Green Giant

Thuga x Green Giant

Plant Characteristics

  • Zone: 5-9
  • Height: 12' to 14'
  • Spread: 5'- 6'
  • Growth: medium to fast
  • Form : pyramidal
  • Uses: foundation, background, area seperation,large hedge or screen
  • Soil: well-drained

US National Arboretum release as Thuja Green Giant has been evaluated since 1967 and will become the outstanding alternative screening-evergreen to the disease prone Leyland Cypress in the south and to the Hemlocks that are dying throughout New England. will grow in a wide range of soils in zones 5 to 8 and prefers a deep well drained fertile soil although it adapts well to frequently saturated clay soils. This is a tough tree and will not easily suffer damage from high wind or heavy ice and snow loads.  Plant 5 to 6 feet apart for a really fast privacy screen, otherwise 10-12 feet apart. Thuja Green Giant can be trimmed to any height and width. 

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