Online Plant Guide Avalon Waterways Tulip Time Cruise  
Trees Shrubs Ground Covers Vines Bamboo Grass Corms Ferns Annuals Perennials Rhizomes Bulbs Palms Tubers Gingers

Thuja occidentalis 'Hetz Midget'/Hertz Midget Eastern Arborvitae

Thuja occidentalis 'Hetz Midget' / Thuja occidentalis 'Hetz Midget'
A very slow grower that only gets to about four feet tall
View Image (Full)

A very slow grower that only gets to about four feet tall

This hardy low growing species may spread up to five feet

2007-2013 © OnlinePlantGuide.com All Rights Reserved. Information and images may not be reused without written consent.
 
Scientific Name: Thuja occidentalis 'Hetz Midget'
Common Name: Hertz Midget Eastern Arborvitae
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories:
Comments: This is a very low growing species that is often wider than tall. It is very hardy and does not perform well where the summers are long, hot and humid. A dense grower with blue-green, fan shaped foliage that bronzes in the cold of winter.