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American Arbor-Vitae

Thuja occidentalis 'Rheingold'

Also known as

White Cedar, White Cedar 'Rheingold', American arborvitae, Cedar

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1m

1m

Min

50cm

20 years to reach maturity

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American Arbor-Vitae Overview

This conical bush has golden-yellow foliage, tinted pink when young.

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, hedging. Year-round interest.