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Western Red Cedar 'Zebrina'

Thuja plicata 'Zebrina'

Also known as

Western Arbor-Vitae, Western red cedar, Red cedar, Cedar

Thuja plicata Zebrina kz2 by Krzysztof Ziarnek, Kenraiz (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

12m

Max

8m

12m

Min

4m

50 years to reach maturity

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

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    Western Red Cedar 'Zebrina' Overview

    Thuja plicata 'Zebrina' is also known as Western Red Cedar 'Zebrina'. It is a vigorous, evergreen tree cultivar from the Cupressaceae family. This tree forms a conical shape, producing attractively variegated, scale-like leaves, coloured creamy-yellow and green in a banded pattern. This cultivar has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.

    How to propagate Western Red Cedar 'Zebrina'

    Cuttings

    You can propagate from seeds or cuttings in winter.

    Seed

    Other uses of Western Red Cedar 'Zebrina'

    Specimen, hedging. Year-round interest. Timber greenhouses are often made from Western red cedar.