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A picture of a American Arbor-Vitae

American Arbor-Vitae

Thuja occidentalis 'Filiformis'

Also known as

White Cedar, American arborvitae, Cedar

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

5m

2m

Min

1m

0

American Arbor-Vitae Overview

Has a mound of pendent, whip-like shoots with green leaves.

How to propagate American Arbor-Vitae

Seed

You can propagate from seed sown in autumn or spring (but forms selected for leaf colour do not come true).

Cuttings

Evergreen current growth cuttings in autumn to spring. Deciduous softwood cuttings in summer.

Other uses of American Arbor-Vitae

Ornamental