- Space saving habit
- Native to North America
The force is strong in Skywalker™ arborvitae.
With its very narrow habit and good resistance to windburn, its landscape versatility is outstanding. Similar to 'Brandon' in height, but with a very conical habit.
USDA Zone 3 - 7 (-40°F/-40°C)
Exposure Full sun, Part sun
Height 12 - 15'
Width 3 - 5'
Finish Time 1 season
Foliage Color Green
Liner Sizes 2 1/4", 4"
Soil Adaptable in terms of pH; best growth is in moderately moist, cool, fertile soils.
Pruning Does not strictly require pruning, though it does tolerate it well. Prune in spring before new growth begins.
Uses Hedges; mixed borders; foundation plantings; specimen.
Growing Tips Tolerates heat and drought once established. Keep watered after pruning to minimize browning; this is also an effective strategy to minimize winter damage to foliage in cold areas.