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Canadian Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis)

Canadian Hemlock

Hemlocks are one of the most graceful evergreen trees. They make an excellent specimen, accent, or screening plant. Because it is one of the few conifers that can be sheared, hemlocks make a great hedge.

Size: 40 to 60 feet high and 25 feet wide at maturity

Shape: Softly pyramidal

Cones: Small, 1/2 to 1 inch long

Fall Color: No change

Rate of Growth: Medium

Other Attributes: A beautiful native tree that will soften the landscape

Growing Conditions: Plant in sun to shade in rich, moist, well-drained soil. Do not plant in an exposed, windy site.

Prices vary according to size, variety, and availability.

Please Note: Trees cannot be shipped outside of the DC/Baltimore Metropolitan areas. Tree prices and sizes are subject to change.


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