Arborvitae 'Green Giant'
Latin Name: Thuja plicata 'Green Giant'
This is a fast-growing, upright, pyramidal evergreen. They are perfect for privacy or wind screening; very resilient and resists ice and snow damage, grows in almost any soil type.
Green Giant Arborvitae is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen tree with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.
This is a relatively low maintenance tree. When pruning is necessary, it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season, other than to remove any dieback. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.
Height: 20 feet Width: 8 feet Exposure: Full Sun to Part Sun Zone: 4