Arborvitae (Thuja): Blue Cone
Latin Name: Platycladus Orientalis 'Blue Cone'
- This Conical, Evergreen Conifer with Red-Brown Bark is Slow-Growing and Low-Maintenance. This Uniformly Blue-Green Shrub Grows to Heights of 15-20 Feet Tall (10-15 Feet Wide). Ideally Used for Landscape Accents as Shrubs and Trees, and Privacy Coverage.
Amount of Sunlight: Full Sun To Partial Shade.
Amount of Water: Once Mature Water Occasionally; Drought Tolerant.
Soil Conditions: Adaptable To A Wide Range Of Soil Conditions; Does Not Tolerate Excessively Wet Soil.
Cold Hardiness Zone: 6-9.
- This Low Maintenance Plant Needs a Regular Water Schedule to Ensure the Growth of a Mature Root System. After the Mature Root System is Established, Watering is Needed Occasionally, Except During a Drought, Watering is Needed Regularly. Pruning is Not Necessary.