Arborvitae

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Thuja occidentalis
Common Name: Arborvitae
Type: Evergreen
Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6
Bloom Time: March to August
Light Requirements: Full sun
Soil Conditions: Tolerates periodic drought, Average well-drained soil
Wildlife: Deer
Special Characteristics:
  • Intolerant to shade
Potential Pests: Bagworms
Serious Pests: Deer
Serious Diseases: Heartwood Rot