American Arborvitae

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Thuja occidentalis
Common Name: American Arborvitae
Type: Evergreen
Zone: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Light Requirements: Full sun, Filtered shade
Soil Conditions: Requires good drainage, Average well-drained soil, Requires constant moisture
Wildlife: Birds, Deer, Rabbits
Special Characteristics:
  • Juglone Resistant
  • Tolerant to Air Pollution
Potential Pests: Leaf Miner, Bagworms, Mealybug, Scale, Spider Mite
Serious Pests: None Serious
Potential Diseases: Leaf Blight, Canker
Serious Diseases: None Serious