Canadian Hemlock – 4-5 FT – B&B


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The Canadian Hemlock (Botanical Name: Tsuga canadensis), also known as Eastern Hemlock, is an elegant and conical evergreen tree that adds beauty to Eastern forests. Thriving in various light conditions, it can be grown in full sun, part shade, or full shade. This adaptable tree requires regular watering and is best suited for moist, acidic, and well-draining soil. It is well-suited for Zones 3 to 7.

Characterized by a conical plant shape, the Canadian Hemlock boasts a mature size of approximately 60 feet in height and 30 feet in width. Its distinctively pyramidal habit of growth adds to its aesthetic appeal in the landscape.

This evergreen tree, with soft needles and an open growth habit, features upright and broadly conical foliage. The needles are dark green, creating a lush and vibrant appearance. Its graceful and delicate nature makes it a captivating addition to natural settings.

The Canadian Hemlock is known for its adaptability and ability to serve various purposes in landscaping. It can be utilized as a hedge, taking advantage of its open growth habit. To thrive, it requires adequate moisture, and it performs best in rich, acidic, and organic soils. Additionally, providing shelter from drying winds contributes to its overall health.

In summary, the Canadian Hemlock stands out as a delicate and beautiful evergreen tree with a pyramidal form, making it a valuable addition to Eastern landscapes. Its adaptability to different light conditions and suitability for various soil types enhance its versatility in landscaping.

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Plant Specs:

Botanical Name: Tsuga Canadensis
Light: full sun, part shade, or full shade
Watering: regular watering
Soil: moist, acidic, well draining soil
Zone: 3 – 7

Plant Shape: conical
Plant Type: evergreen tree
Mature Size: height (60'), width (30')
Blooming Season: n/a

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