Tsuga canadensis 'Abbott's Pygmy'

Abbott’s Pygmy Canadian Hemlock

Don’t step on this mini-conifer, which is among the smallest of any in the genus. Site Tsuga canadensis ‘Abbott’s Pygmy’ where the tiny globe with its miniature, dark green leaves will be easy to see, in a trough, rock garden or raised bed. Despite its diminutive size, the plant is tough and hardy, but it does appreciate protection from hot afternoon sun.

Garden Size: 2’H x 2’W

Dwarf: 1-3″/year

Globe Shaped

Zone 4



Sun to Partial Shade

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