Thuja plicata 'Fastigiata'

Upright Western Red Cedar

A relatively fast grower, reaching approximately 5m in the first 10 years. Mid green horizontal branchlets droop slightly and the lush, cedar scented foliage is flat and dense in habit making it ideal for creating a privacy screen or windbreak in a small space as it will reach a width of only 1.5 metres. It has a compact conical, upright growth habit and responds well to pruning, even reshooting from bare wood after a hard prune.

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Common Name Upright Western Red Cedar
Foliage Evergreen 272
Form Fastigiate 15
Mature Size 4-6 x 1.5m
Family Cupressaceae 15
Genus Thuja 4
Species Plicata 2
Uses
Used widely as a hedging or screening tree especially in narrow areas. Used as a design feature in gardens especially along fence lines.
Position & Soil
Will tolerate most soils in a full sun to part shade position. Grows best in cooler climates of australia.
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Delivery
Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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