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Hiba

Thujopsis dolabrata

Also known as

Deerhorn Cedar, Asunaro, Hatchet-Leaved Arbor-Vitae, Hiba Arbor-Vitae

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Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

25m

Max

8m

12m

Min

4m

50 years to reach maturity

Hiba Overview

This is an evergreen conifer, which can grow upright and pyramidal to spreading and bushy. The foliage is composed of flattened, scale-like leaves which are dark green above with frosted white underneath. The small cones are bluish-grey, rounded and scaly.

How to propagate Hiba

Seed

You can propagate from seeds.

Cuttings

Cuttings.

Other uses of Hiba

Specimen

Trees for Shallow Chalk or Alkaline Soils

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American Arbor-Vitae

Thuja occidentalis

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