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Tsuga caroliniana

Common Name(s):
Carolina hemlock
Categories:
Native Plants, Trees
Comment:

Native; good screen for cool, shady areas; not drought tolerant; more tolerant of summer heat than T. canadensis

Height:
30-70 ft.
Flower:
1 to 1.5 in. cones
Zones:
4-7
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; moist well-drained soil
Texture:
Fine
Form:
Compact; pyramidal; airy pendulous branches
Width:
20-25 ft.
Leaf:
.25 to .75 in. needles radiate around the stem; 2 white strips on underside
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 2228