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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Rough
Brand*
  • Proven Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Fruit Type*
  • Non-Edible Fruit
Growth Habit*
  • Upright Growing
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Green
  • Dark Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
  • Fragrant
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Tree
  • Conifer
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Drought Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Graft
Season of Interest*
  • Spring
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Sun in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Sun in Southern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Wind/Dust Break
  • Border Plant
  • Sound Barrier
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
  • Mass Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Thuja is very easy to grow, adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your tree the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

The tight pyramidal habit works nicely in many landscape designs, and its hardiness and deer resistance makes it a good choice for many suburban locations, especially for creating fast-growing privacy screens. FIRST CHOICE AWARD '99.

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SPRING GROVE® WESTERN ARBORVITAE

Thuja plicata 'Grovpli'

Breeder
Buy Spring Grove® Western Arborvitae online. Arborvitae, A fast growing, cold tested arborvitae selected at the Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum in Cincinnati, OH. Spring Grove is a superior selection with rich green foliage that has maintained excellent winter color and a tight pyramidal habit. This clone has experienced -25 degree temperatures without missing a beat! It has shown excellent resistance to deer browsing.

Mature Height:

18-24 Feet

Mature Spread:

6-8 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-7

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Cupressaceae · Common Name: Arborvitae

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase SPRING GROVE® WESTERN ARBORVITAE Online

Root Pouch 2 gallon

SKU: 2491

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(12-18 inches tall)
(30 units available now - S)

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$70.00

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Root Pouch 2 gallon

SKU: 10037

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(18-24 inches tall)
(0 units available now)
(32 units arriving on 7/1/18) (?)
Standard Package
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$70.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 11370

(5.098 gallons / 19.3 liters)
(3-4 ft tall)
(0 units available now)
(40 units arriving on 9/1/18) (?)
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$110.00

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Customer Testimonials

This order was replacement on some plants I ordered last year that died. The rep I talked with was very helpful and sent replacements. These plants look really good and seem to be doing well. Very pleased with customer service.


Wanda
Mount Olive, NC
November 2016

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