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Dark Green Arborvitae ships in their 2.5 inch pots.
Orders shipping to the following states: AZ, CA, CO, ID, MT,
NV, OR, UT, WA, and WY are subject to a 20% handling charge due to additional plant preparation and shipping surcharges.
Plant Dark Green Arborvitae or Nigra Arborvitae for beautiful privacy hedges. The dark green foliage is consistent within its pyramidal shape making this Dark Green Arborvitae an appealing backdrop to to any garden or landscape.
The Dark Green Arborvitae is a beautiful pyramidal growing tree that makes excellent privacy hedges. As with most arborvitaes, the Thuja Occidentalis 'Nigra' is a moderate grower. It's dark green foliage is consistent and when planted for privacy hedge makes an appealing backdrop to more colorful shrubs and perennials. Typical mature width of this Dark Green Arborvitae is 10 feet with a mature height of in the 20 to 30 feet tall range. Many arborvitaes are attractive to deer, so if you have a deer problem in your area, be protective with this plant variety.
Pruning of the Dark Green Arborvitae should be limited to only removing a damaged or broken branch. It produces a great conical shape and requires little attention.
Hollytone ™ or other fertilizer blend for evergreen plants can be applied. Follow directions on the fertilizer product label. It is not recommended to fertilize a new transplant until it has been in the ground for at least a year.
They are the perfect addition for both new and established gardens and make excellent hedges or windbreaks when spaced at 8 feet apart.
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