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Western Arbor-Vitae

Thuja plicata 'Zebrina'

Also known as

Western Red Cedar 'Zebrina'

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

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°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 Arbor-Vitae 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 Arbor-Vitae

    Cuttings

    You can propagate from seeds or cuttings in winter.

    Seed

    Other uses of Western Arbor-Vitae

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