50 years to reach maturity
White Cedar 'Hetz Midget' Overview
This dwarf variant of white cedar is slow growing with yellowish green leaves. Forming a spherical bush it is tolerant of most well drained soils.
Common problems with White Cedar 'Hetz Midget'
As well as a few pests, Thuja spp are susceptible to canker.
How to harvest White Cedar 'Hetz Midget'
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate White Cedar 'Hetz Midget'
Take semi-hardwood cuttings.
You can propagate from seed sown in autumn or spring (but forms selected for leaf colour do not come true).
Special features of White Cedar 'Hetz Midget'
Produce a fruit scent when the leaves are crushed.
Other uses of White Cedar 'Hetz Midget'
This plant is a good selection for rock gardens and tolerant of chalk soils.