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Thuja plicata

Common Name(s):
Giant arborvitae, Western red cedar
Category:
Trees
Height:
50-80 ft.
Flower:
0.5 in. erect female cones
Zones:
5 to 8
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil but does well in clay; needs protection from wind
Texture:
Fine
Form:
Conical; narrow to broad pyramidal
Width:
15-20 ft.
Leaf:
Rich green graceful foliage with white marks underneath; keeps foliage color in winter

NCCES plant id: 2218

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