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Thuja Occidentalis Smaragd 5 Feet 10L Pot

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Thuja occidentalis ‘Smaragd’ (Emerald Green Arborvitae): Evergreen Elegance for Your Landscape

Overview: Thuja occidentalis ‘Smaragd,’ commonly known as Emerald Green Arborvitae, is a versatile evergreen prized for its dense, pyramidal form and vibrant green foliage. This popular cultivar serves as an excellent choice for privacy screening, foundation planting, or as an elegant focal point in your garden.

Key Features:

Form and Size: ‘Smaragd’ boasts a distinctive pyramidal shape, with compact, upright branches that create a dense and symmetrical form. It typically reaches a mature height of 10 to 15 feet, making it suitable for various landscape settings.

Foliage: The foliage is the star attraction, featuring vibrant emerald-green, scale-like leaves that retain their color throughout the year. The dense foliage provides an effective privacy screen and maintains its lush appearance even in winter.

Adaptability: Well-suited for a range of climates, ‘Smaragd’ thrives in full to partial sunlight and adapts well to various soil types. Its hardiness and low-maintenance nature make it a favorite among homeowners and landscapers.

Year-Round Appeal: Enjoy the beauty of ‘Smaragd’ in every season. In winter, the evergreen foliage adds a touch of color to the landscape, creating visual interest even when other plants may be dormant.

Planting and Care:

Site Selection: Plant in well-drained soil with good air circulation. ‘Smaragd’ prefers full to partial sunlight for optimal growth.

Spacing: When planting for a hedge or screen, space the ‘Smaragd’ Arborvitae according to its mature width to ensure proper coverage.

Watering: Provide regular watering, especially during dry spells and in the first year after planting. Once established, ‘Smaragd’ is generally drought-tolerant.

Pruning: Minimal pruning is required, but light shaping can help maintain the desired form. Prune in late spring or early summer.

Landscape Uses: Privacy Screening, Hedge Planting, Foundation Planting, Accent or Specimen Plant, Container Gardening.

Final Note: Thuja occidentalis ‘Smaragd’ is the epitome of evergreen elegance. Whether framing your garden, creating a green boundary, or standing tall as a solo performer, this Arborvitae cultivar adds a touch of sophistication to your outdoor space. Experience the enduring beauty and versatility of ‘Smaragd’ as it graces your landscape with its emerald-green charm throughout the seasons.

Delivery Times Ireland 3-5 working days

 


Height
150cm

Growth rate
30cm per year

Planting Distance
Depends on usage

 

Height
150cm

 

Growth Rate
30cm per year

 

Planting Distance
depends on usage

 

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