Thuja occidentalis ‘Tinus’

Tinus Arborvitae Thuja occidentalis is a dwarf, compact selection with sturdy, light green foliage which adds a pleasing texture to the garden. Slow growing enough for smaller gardens and containers, this hardy plant is a good choice for the low hedge or border. Preferring full sun, and adaptable to less than perfect conditions, this slow […]

Thuja occidentalis Primo® (‘IslPrim’)

Primo® Arborvitae Rich, deep green summer color combines with the compact textural foliage and naturally sculpted spire-like shape making this new selection an unexpected breakthrough for the hardy common Arborvitae. With a muted green winter color, a very young tree has proportions perfect for mini-scapes or container gardening. As it ages, an elegant small tree develops. […]

Thuja plicata ‘Whipcord’ Standard

Whipcord Western Red Cedar The unusual foliage on this low, mop-head-like plant consists of long, thick, glossy tendrils that suggest Independence Day fireworks. Unlike the species, which is a giant forest tree, Thuja plicata ‘Whipcord’ has many branches that seem to explode upward and send sparks cascading in all directions. Green in summer, the foliage […]

Thuja plicata ‘Hogan’

Hogan’s Western Red Cedar A narrow, dense form of the native Western Red Cedar, Thuja plicata ‘Hogan’ was named for the original stand of trees growing along Hogan Road in Gresham, Oregon. With ample space, this fast growing form is excellent where a large screen is desired. Dark green sprays of sweetly scented foliage are […]

Thuja plicata ‘Whipcord’

Whipcord Western Red Cedar Click Here for a T.p. ‘Whipcord’ on Standard The unusual foliage on this low, mop-head-like plant consists of long, thick, glossy tendrils that suggest Independence Day fireworks. Unlike the species, which is a giant forest tree, the many branches of Thuja plicata ‘Whipcord’ seem to explode upward and send sparks cascading in […]

Thuja plicata ‘Virescens’

Virescens Western Red Cedar Thuja plicata ‘Virescens’ becomes a tall, tight, pyramid with up-reaching branches and a slightly narrower habit than the species. Its dark green foliage, which stays green all year, is so glossy that it seems to glisten. Trees prefer moist, well-drained soil in full or partial sun. Some deer resistance. Garden Size: […]

Thuja plicata ‘Gruene Kugel’

Dwarf Western Red Cedar Thuja plicata ‘Gruene Kugel’ is a slow growing, globe-shaped mound with thick, coarse looking foliage. The rich, dark green color of this Western Red Cedar is accentuated in the winter when bronze colored foliage tips appear. Useful as a low hedge or border in full sun. Garden Size: 3’H x 4’W […]

Thuja (syn. Platycladus) orientalis ‘Franky Boy’

Franky Boy Oriental Arborvitae Filaments of lemon yellow foliage jutting out from a lime green interior move and sway with the slightest breeze creating an airy texture and great color contrast to other garden plants. You can have the effects of ornamental grasses without winter die-back. Light shearing will encourage a formal, compact form and […]

Thuja occidentalis ‘Zmatlik’

Zmatlik Arborvitae Thuja occidentalis ‘Zmatlik’ is medium green throughout spring and summer, but in winter, as temperatures fall, it puts on its winter coat of intense plum-bronze. The winter color is very dramatic and adds to the already interesting texture of this hardy narrow column. Small, scale-like sprays of foliage twist and curl creating a densely […]

Thuja occidentalis ‘Yellow Ribbon’

Yellow Ribbon Arborvitae An improved form, Thuja occidentalis ‘Yellow Ribbon’ provides dense, showy, golden yellow foliage throughout the year. Line up a row of these distinctive plants to create a tall, durable hedge that brightens any site, or use one or more as exclamation points in the garden. Hardy and adaptable to many conditions. Garden […]