Dwarf Arborvitae Shrubs
‘Anna’s Magic Ball’
Thuja occidentalis ‘Anna’s Magic Ball’ arborvitae. Evergreen conifer. A Proven Winners plant. 10″-15″. Dwarf evergreen for year round color. ‘Anna’s Magic Ball’ can fill a void in many landscape plans where you would like a small shrub but need something which will never outgrow its space. It forms a bright golden yellow ball and has good burn resistance in the sun. ‘Anna’s Magic Ball’ will hold its color nicely in winter.
‘Fire Chief’ Globe
Thuja occidentalis ‘Fire Chief’ globe arborvitae 2′-3′. Evergreen conifer. ‘Fire Chief’ forms a small, almost perfectly globe shaped mound with finely textured, bright gold foliage in springtime then in fall changes to deep red fall. Fire Chief’ is low maintenance and does not require pruning to keep its globe shape form. Perfect for containers, rock gardens massing in a landscape foundation.
‘Filip’s Magic Moment’
Thuja occidentalis ‘Filip’s Magic Moment’ dwarf arborvitae, a Proven Winners Plant, 12″-36″. A small, mound forming shrub which has a round form. The foliage edged in a golden yellow color while the interior of the plant is dark green. ‘Filip’s Magic Moment’ arborvitae is idea as an accent shrub to bring color to a landscape design. It also may be grown as a container plant on your patio or porch.
Thuja occidentalis ‘Golden Globe’ dwarf arborvitae, 4′. ‘Golden Globe’ arborvitae bright golden yellow foliage on a dense, round shaped shrub. This handsome plant is best grown in sun to hold the gold color. Combine ‘Golden Globe’ with combination with dark green shrubs for contrast. Compact evergreen.
Thuja occidentalis ‘Little Giant’ arborvitae 4′. A versatile dwarf shrub for home or commercial landscaping, ‘Little Giant’ is small, globe shaped evergreen shrub. The rich green foliage along with the compact form is useful for an accent plant, foundation shrub, as specimen or hedge. Due to the small size, dwarf arborvitae ‘Little Giant’ may be used in front of a house or along walkways.
Mr. Bowling Ball
Thuja occidentalis ‘Bobozam’ Mr. Bowling Ball dwarf arborvitae, 24″-30″. Rounded dwarf shrub with dense evergreen foliage. The lacy, rich green foliage has a delicate look and retains its color well throughout the year. Mr. Bowling Ball dwarf arborvitae is useful for small space gardens or as low plantings along a walkway.
Thuja occidentalis Pancake globe arborvitae 1′ – 2′. A sage green conifer with finely textured foliage and a low, dense rounded form. The needles on ‘Pancake’ arborvitae will take in a slightly blue shade in fall and winter. Use in the front of border or in rock gardens.
‘Rheingold’ Golden Dwarf
Thuja occidentalis ‘Rheingold’ dwarf arborvitae, 3′-4′. A low growing, evergreen shrub with bright golden foliage which changes to copper-gold in winter. ‘Rheingold’ will hold its color best if planted in full sun. Use in rock gardens it as accent plantings in your landscape design.
Thuja plicata ‘Whipcord’ arborvitae, 4′-5′. A unique evergreen shrub which features long green foliage that arches downward to resemble hanging cords. ‘Whipcord’ Arborvitae forms a compact mound and is an idea for growing as an accent in a rock garden. Prefers sunny, moist locations with relief from the afternoon sun. Will tolerate light shade.
Tall and Tree Arborvitae
Thuja occidentalis Blue Cone arborvitae, 8′-12′. Bright green foliage has bronzing in the winter. Later in the season, colorful blue cones contrast against the green foliage. ‘Blue Cone’ has upright oval, almost egg-shape form. Growth rate is good, it has a broad oval shape and dense foliage. ‘Blue Cone’ arborvitae is an excellent choice for narrow spaces, front of the home foundation plantings and small space landscape design.
Thuja occidentalis ‘Degroot’s Spire’ arborvitae. For narrow space at 20′ tall and 4′-5′ wide. ‘Degroot’s Spire’ has a beautiful tall narrow form and may be a best pick to plant between close spaced houses or buildings. Deep green foliage takes on purple tone during winter. Twisted texture on pyramidal form tolerates pruning if you wish a more formal, tailored column. Perfect for matched pairs, containers or planted in multiples as an attractive screen. Evergreen conifer.
Thuja occidentalis ‘Emerald’ arborvitae 15′ -18′. Evergreen tree. A tree for narrow spaces, works well as a front yard foundation plant, beside sidewalks, long driveways or walkways. ‘Emerald’ arborvitae is a conifer which features an upright, pyramidal form and has deep green, soft needles. Plant ‘Emerald’ arborvitae in rows for a stately, formal screen. The narrow width of ‘Emerald’ arborvitae make it a best pick for planting in large containers for a porch, deck or end of driveway. 3′-4′ wide.
‘Green Giant’ Western
Thuja standishii x plicata ‘Green Giant’ Western Red Cedar hybrid 30′-50′. Fast growing evergreen tree, great for privacy fence or windbreak. ‘Green Giant’ arborvitae has an upright, pyramidal shape and often used as a disease free substitute for Leland cypress. The soft foliage is dense and a dark green color. ‘Green Giant’ arborvitae is know to hold its color in winter without browning or yellowing. Planted in rows, ‘Green Giant’ will provide a stunning backdrop in a landscape and looks great as a solid living fence for privacy. Full sun but will tolerate some afternoon shade. Plant in a well drained area. Small seed cones are light brown and upright.
Thuja occidentalis ‘Holmstrup’ Eastern Arborvitae 5′-7′, 2′-3’w. A densely branched, evergreen with a narrow conical shape and neat, formal appearance. Effective landscape accent, narrow space living fence, windbreak or screen. Creates an attractive frame when planted in pairs at a front entry or driveway. May be planted in large containers.
Thuja occidentalis ‘Polar Gold’ arborvitae. 12′-15’H, 4′-7’W. ‘Polar Gold’ features golden yellow new growth which will hold its color throughout the season. The following year it will turn dark green . A tall, narrow shrub with an upright form. ‘Polar Gold’ Arborvitae is a great selection for privacy and living fences, windbreaks or as specimen plants.
Arborvitae varieties for sale in our plant nursery garden center are subject to change. In container or B&B size.