What a lovely dense hedge! It adds value to property -- Quick! Canadian Hemlock is so beautiful it is often called the most graceful of all evergreens. The foliage is a soft blue green color that grows in flat, feathery layers all the way to the ground. It can be sheared to any formal shape desired as well as Privet Hedge. But whether it's sheared, or left un-sheared, this hedge remains neat and attractive. It is one of the fastest growing of all evergreen hedges. It also makes an excellent ornamental specimen to add graceful charm and cool beauty to your landscape. Plant 2-3' apart in good garden soil for an attractive hedge. The Canadian Hemlock will grow in shade, but prefers full sun or partial shade and plenty of moisture. Winter hardy in all parts of the U.S. and easily adapts to a wide range of soils. We suggest you protect it from prevailing winds the first year planted. You can count on it to grow 1-3' annually and make one of the best of all evergreen hedges. We send sturdy, branched 6-12" plants for quick results. 12 plants make a 24-36' hedge.
|Plant Lighting:||Full Sun, Partial Sun/Shade|
|Season Color:||spring, summer, fall, winter|
|Max Height (feet):||70'|
|Planting Zones:||3, 4, 5, 6, 7|
|Botanical Name:||Tsuga canadensis|
|Additional Characteristics:||Fast-growing, feathery evergreen hedge!|