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The perfect evergreen for low hedges or accents. Emerald Green Thujas don't need any care... they mature to 8-12 ft. tall, so just plant them and forget them!

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Emerald Green Thuja

Evergreens That Stop Growing at a Perfect 8-12 ft. Height

Height:

The heights we list are the actual size of your tree.

Many Nurseries advertise heights before they prune, then cut off several feet before shipping. While this reduces their shipping cost, it gives their customer a shorter tree than they bargained for. The tree will likely need an extra year to grow back the growth that was trimmed.

We do not prune evergreen trees for any reason. Evergreen trees typically hold their shape for the life of the tree and do not require any pruning or shearing.

Plus, we don't include the pot or root length in our measurements. This gives you an extra 1-2 ft. in tree size.

Our larger trees are usually one to two years older than our smaller ones and will typically give you better, thicker privacy the first full growing season.

8-10 ft.
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Height:

The heights we list are the actual size of your tree.

Many Nurseries advertise heights before they prune, then cut off several feet before shipping. While this reduces their shipping cost, it gives their customer a shorter tree than they bargained for. The tree will likely need an extra year to grow back the growth that was trimmed.

We do not prune evergreen trees for any reason. Evergreen trees typically hold their shape for the life of the tree and do not require any pruning or shearing.

Plus, we don't include the pot or root length in our measurements. This gives you an extra 1-2 ft. in tree size.

Our larger trees are usually one to two years older than our smaller ones and will typically give you better, thicker privacy the first full growing season.

4-5 ft.

Ships Mon, Dec 29th
List: $ 159.90
Sale: $ 103.94
6 at $ 98.74 each
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Height:

The heights we list are the actual size of your tree.

Many Nurseries advertise heights before they prune, then cut off several feet before shipping. While this reduces their shipping cost, it gives their customer a shorter tree than they bargained for. The tree will likely need an extra year to grow back the growth that was trimmed.

We do not prune evergreen trees for any reason. Evergreen trees typically hold their shape for the life of the tree and do not require any pruning or shearing.

Plus, we don't include the pot or root length in our measurements. This gives you an extra 1-2 ft. in tree size.

Our larger trees are usually one to two years older than our smaller ones and will typically give you better, thicker privacy the first full growing season.

3-4 ft.

Ships Mon, Dec 29th
List: $ 99.90
Sale: $ 64.94
6 at $ 61.69 each
Qty:  
Height:

The heights we list are the actual size of your tree.

Many Nurseries advertise heights before they prune, then cut off several feet before shipping. While this reduces their shipping cost, it gives their customer a shorter tree than they bargained for. The tree will likely need an extra year to grow back the growth that was trimmed.

We do not prune evergreen trees for any reason. Evergreen trees typically hold their shape for the life of the tree and do not require any pruning or shearing.

Plus, we don't include the pot or root length in our measurements. This gives you an extra 1-2 ft. in tree size.

Our larger trees are usually one to two years older than our smaller ones and will typically give you better, thicker privacy the first full growing season.

2-3 ft.

Ships Mon, Dec 29th
List: $ 79.90
Sale: $ 51.94
6 at $ 49.34 each
Qty:  
Height:

The heights we list are the actual size of your tree.

Many Nurseries advertise heights before they prune, then cut off several feet before shipping. While this reduces their shipping cost, it gives their customer a shorter tree than they bargained for. The tree will likely need an extra year to grow back the growth that was trimmed.

We do not prune evergreen trees for any reason. Evergreen trees typically hold their shape for the life of the tree and do not require any pruning or shearing.

Plus, we don't include the pot or root length in our measurements. This gives you an extra 1-2 ft. in tree size.

Our larger trees are usually one to two years older than our smaller ones and will typically give you better, thicker privacy the first full growing season.

1-2 ft.

Ships Mon, Dec 29th
List: $ 49.90
Sale: $ 32.44
6 at $ 30.82 each
Qty:  
Planting Mix for Thuja Trees
Emerald Green Thuja Planting Mix

Helps your Emerald Green Thuja get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Here's how:

Beneficial Bacteria... It's like a Probiotic for your tree... creating an explosion of fine hair roots that vastly improves nutrient and water uptake.

Course Organic Compost... loosens and improves all types of soils while promoting proper pH levels. You get better drainage and moisture retention.

Microbial Fertilizers... including Sea Kelp, Yucca, and 100 other elements proven to gently feed your tree without burning the roots.


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Emerald Green Thuja
Transplant Fertilizer
DIEHARD™ Transplant - 2oz. Packet

Get your new plants off to the right start by using DIEHARD™ Transplant.

This soil amendment contains 16 strains of mycorrhizal fungi, biostimulants, beneficial bacteria and Horta-Sorb® water management gel.

Simply sprinkle the product into the planting hole adjacent to the root ball when planting.

The organisms will start to work right away supplying the roots with much need nutrition.

The specially formulated Horta-Sorb® will reduce transplant stress and aid in water retention.

APPLICATION:
1 oz. Per Gallon Size Container
1 oz. Per Ft. High Bare Root Plant

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These easy-to-grow hedge trees are perfect for tight areas. Its shimmering emerald color and disease resistance make it an extremely popular evergreen hedge. 

Your best choice for a medium-sized privacy screen... just plant every 3 ft. for a tidy, neat hedge that never needs trimming. 

Ideal for small yards. Plant next to foundations or other tight areas where you need an attractive evergreen accent tree. 

Emerald Green Thujas are exceptional performers, adaptable to a variety of soil conditions and weather extremes. 

You will not have to deal with ugly browning in even the coldest of winters, meaning no unattractive dead spots or holes. 

Even resists snow and ice damage! 

Emerald Greens are one of the thickest evergreens you can plant. They form a solid privacy fence that you'll never have to prune. They also look incredible in large decorative pots right on your doorstep. Plant them along your garden border, or as an attractive anchor tree at the corners of your home. 

This tree is very adaptable and versatile. The possibilities are endless, making Emerald Green Thuja an extremely popular hedge tree. 

Be sure to order yours now.

 

 

 




Growing Zones: 3-8

Mature Height: 8-12 ft.
Mature Width: 3-4 ft.
Sunlight: Full - Partial
Soil Conditions: Very Adaptable
Drought Tolerance: Great
Botanical Name: Thuja occidentalis 'Emerald Green'
Does not ship to: AZ
Growing Zones 3-8
This plant is generally recommended for zones: 3-8
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It's Easy to Plant your Emerald Green Thuja

Specific Directions for Emerald Green Thuja

Plant your Emerald Green Thuja in area that receives full to partial sunlight. Emerald Green Thujas can tolerate shade, but prefer full sunlight. A southward facing area of your home would recieve the most sunlight. For a hedge place your Emerald Green Thujas two to three feet apart and their foliage will quickly fill in. If your soil is sandy or heavy in clay your Emerald Green Thuja will quickly adapt to it as long as your soil is well draining.

Watering your Emerald Green Thuja is very important while it's getting established. For the first two weeks after planting your Emerald Green Thuja water it every day. Hold the hose and count to 20 for a deep watering. After two weeks water your Emerald Green Thuja every three days. After the first month Your Emerald Green Thuja will only need water once a week, unless the weather is very dry, then water twice a week. Once your Emerald Green Thuja has been planted for six months it wont need any extra water.

Emerald Green Thujas usually don't need any fertilizer. If you want to give them an extra boost give them a slow releasing fertilizer early every Spring or Fall. If your Emerald Green Thuja doesn't have the right hue, check the pH balance of your soil with a pH meter. Your soil should be between 5.5 and 7.0. Add Aluminum Sulfate to lower your pH balance, and add lime to make the pH balance higher.


Step 1 - Dig Your Hole

Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Emerald Green Thuja.

First, dig each hole so that it is just shallower than the root ball and at least twice the width.

Then loosen the soil in the planting hole so the roots can easily break through.

Use your shovel or try dragging the points of a pitch fork along the sides and bottom of the hole.



Step 2 - Place Your Plant

Next, separate the roots of your Emerald Green Thuja gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.

The top of the root flare, where the roots end and the trunk begins, should be about an inch above the surrounding soil.

Then make sure the plant is exactly vertical in the hole.

To make it just right, use a level.

Step 3 - Backfill Your Hole

As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.

Remove debris like stones and grass and completely break up any dirt clumps.

Water your Emerald Green Thuja again after the transplant is complete.

To help retain some of that moisture, it's recommended that you place mulch around each plant to a depth of 2"-3" up to but not touching the trunk. Organic mulches such as wood chips also help to better soil structure as they decompose.

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I ordered 8 of the 1-2 feet of these trees. They arrived very well packed. Given the cross-country delivery and recent hot weather, I am very pleased with how well they look when I opened the package, even though there are a few with bottom branches damaged, which did not seem to be a big deal for me. After planning the plant area a bit better, I realise that we actually need 7 more of these right away. There was not enough time to order again from this website and wait for the delivery. So we went to our local Lowes (note, we didnot even try to find other cheaper or better alternatives from this particular Lowes that was convenient for us). Only to find out the ones from local shop at least for now look much better and bushy and taller and cheaper. I am going to plant the ones from this site and the ones from Lowes in a row and we shall see who will win the competition in a few months time and report back. I noticed the ones from this site have fertilizer scattered on the top surface, which is good and thoughtful of this seller.
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December 31, 2012
Very adaptable, and fast growing. This tree stays bright green all year and looks great as a boarder along fence lines
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December 31, 2012
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2 years ago
Trees arrived looking very healthy. My only negative is that they were very much on the 12"" side of size, when advertised at 1-2 feet. Seems we got the little ones. Nevertheless, excellent quality and delivery. Hope they all make it
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December 31, 2012
Bought these trees last year and am back for more. They survived the winter and look great. I am in the extreme northern part of zone 4!
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December 31, 2012
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2 years ago
We planted 3 of these in 2010. They were about 4 ft tall when planted and they grew about 6 inches a year until the winter of 2013. The first two winters I put a deer fence around each tree. I did not do this in 2013 and the deer ate each one them up to the 5ft level leaving only 10 in cap on top they could not reach. I am going to have to replace them all. We live in a zone 3 location.
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I bought 15 initially. They seemed to do ok for a few months, but then 4 turned brown and died. A few months later, 4 more died. I've replaced the ones that died, and I'm hoping they will I better in these cooler months.
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October 15, 2014
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2 months ago
Fantastic packaging! Delivery was quick and the trees where easy to plant. They look so pretty next to the house. I love fast growing trees.com. I cannot wait to order a Hollywood juniper!
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December 31, 2012
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I planted my first Thujas a year and a half ago. They have grown a couple of inches. The second I planted this spring and I am still getting dead spots. I like the appearance and the low maintenance and hopefully they will continue to thrive.
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October 7, 2014
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Ordered 3 Emerald Thuja. Arrived in two shipments, an hour apart. All healthy, big beauties. Recommend the plant and dealer
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December 31, 2012
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1 year ago
My trees arrived in excellent shape and I can't wait to have them grow into a nice screen. The way the trees were packed ensured that they could not be damaged in shipment and would stay moist.
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December 31, 2012
The Thuja I ordered was super healthy. It took to the soil and responded great. It has grown almost a foot since planted. I love fast-growing-trees.com
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December 31, 2012
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3 years ago
I planted the trees and they have really grown well and are about 7 inches taller than when I bought them a couple of years ago, thank
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December 31, 2012
The trees arrived beautifully and seem to be thriving in the extreme heat of the southeast.
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December 31, 2012
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4 years ago
The Thujas I received were hearty and in excellent condition upon receipt. I am quite pleased with the quality of the product.
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Arrived very healthy and packed well.
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are these emerald green thuja deer resistant?
M M on May 30, 2014
Best Answer: I am in South Georgia, and have 3 of these planted in the front of the house. We have deer roaming the yard day and night, and they don't touch our trees.
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Will this grow in mostly shade?
Laura M on Jun 2, 2014
Best Answer: My Thuja's get afternoon sun only, from 3 pm to 9 pm during this time of the year - about 4 to 5 hours during the late fall//winter times.
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when is the best time of year in central virginia to plant these?
A shopper on Jun 9, 2014
Best Answer: It is best to plant in the early spring or early fall, but as long as your ground isn't frozen you can plant these during any time of the year.
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how fast does the emerald green Thuja grow?
cheryl S on Jun 9, 2014
Best Answer: The average growth rate of the Emerald Green Thuja is 12-18 inches.
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Can these be cut off at the top and not die?
How to cut back and make smaller?
A shopper on Jun 29, 2014
Best Answer: We bought fairly small Thuja trees, because we wanted to put them in pots beside our garage. They have grown some but we have not yet hd the need to trim them. I would say they could be hand trimmed somewhat at the top, as long as it was not too severe and done at the right time of year before any cold weather and freeze sets in.
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We would like to have the emerald green(s) in large decorative pots outside on deck year round in MN. Have been told by local companies that these will not survive the winter in pots????? Can you help
Peter L on Oct 7, 2014
Best Answer: The Emerald green thujas are very cold hardy that is a plus. I see no reason why they should not do well in pots on your deck. Keep in mind that since the trees are in pots on a deck above the ground, the roots will get much colder than if they were in the ground. So we would recommend to insulate or wrap the pots through the colder months, to keep them extra safe.
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Hi,we live in Lompoc CA,which is on the California central coast! We have mild,cool weather most the time, with lots of sun. Why wouldn't the emerald thuja do well here? were not in the zone,but I don't see why it wouldn't grow here?Thanks Deb Martinez
A shopper on Jul 3, 2014
Best Answer: Unfortunately the climate conditions in Lumpoc are a little too tough for the Emerald Green Thuja.
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How much water do these trees need? How often?
Tatyana S on Jun 13, 2014
Best Answer: Water your new tree every other day by holding a hose around it and counting to 20. If you don’t have a hose, five full large watering cans full of water will do. You’ll need to keep this up for the first two weeks.
The second two weeks, you can switch to watering every three days with the above method.
After the first month, water once a week unless it is dry and hot (no rain and temperatures above 80 degrees). If it is hot and dry, water twice a week.
After the first six months, the trees will be established and won’t need any extra water.
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When is the best time to plant these in Kentucky? Would now (July/August) be okay?
shopper on Jun 26, 2014
Best Answer: If temperatures aren't scorching hot you can go ahead and plant these trees. However if it's consistently above 90 degrees it would be better to wait until the early Fall to plant them.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 27, 2014
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Are they pest resistant?
A shopper on Jul 5, 2014
Best Answer: The Emerald Green Thujas are insect and pest resistant.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Oct 1, 2014
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Do these tree's shed?
A shopper on Jul 29, 2014
Best Answer: The Emerald Green Thuja will not shed as it is an evergreen.
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Will these trees do well in Central FL?
Velinda D on Jun 9, 2014
Best Answer: Central Florida is a little too warm for Emerald Green Thujas. The Leyland Cypress would be better for your area.
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what is the life span ?
A shopper on Jul 15, 2014
Best Answer: In ideal conditions the Emerald Green Thuja should live about 30-60 years.
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Would this tree be suitable for a container?
Andrea K on Jun 10, 2014
Best Answer: I think that, in it's early stages, it would be fine in a container - and quite attractive. The roots don't seem to require a lot of room; mine are planted between two retaining walls. However, as it grows taller (over a period of years), I believe that it would become unwieldy. At that point, it would require planting.
Reply · Report · Kathleen S on Jun 11, 2014
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Is there a difference in the Emerald green Thuja and the giant green Thuja??
A shopper on Aug 6, 2014
Best Answer: VERY much so..the Giant green can get from 50-60 Ft tall..!! while the emerald green 8-12 ft..we chose the emerald green to line our yard.. simply because we have some power lines we want to avoid, and also down the road there is no way to be able to maintain the giant green..
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if this is planted right next to the house can the roots damage the foundation?
A shopper on Jul 25, 2014
Best Answer: You can plant the Emerald green thuja next to your foundation, sidewalks, etc... they do no have disturbing roots.
Reply · Report · Gena MStaff on Nov 17, 2014
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how much of the planting mix needs to be ordered for 6 of the 2-3ft thuja?
A shopper on Jun 7, 2014
Best Answer: I would recommend 1 per tree. The soil is meant as an amendment only, so it does not need to fill the entire hole when planting.
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Can you plant these trees in September in Minnesota?
Louise H on Aug 14, 2014
Best Answer: September is a great time to plant Emerald Green Thujas. This should give them enough time to get rooted in before winter.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Aug 22, 2014
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i live in zone 7-8 have 15 Thuja emerald planted about 1 year .When to fertilize and with what product?
A shopper on Jul 9, 2014
Best Answer: Emerald Green Thujas usually don't need any fertilizer. If you want to give them an extra boost give them a slow releasing fertilizer early every Spring or Fall. If your Emerald Green Thuja doesn't have the right hue, check the pH balance of your soil with a pH meter. Your soil should be between 5.5 and 7.0. Add Aluminum Sulfate to lower your pH balance, and add lime to make the pH balance higher.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jul 14, 2014
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We live in Paso Robles, Ca. Will the emerald green thuja thrive in full sun and calcareous soil and limited water?
Meridith M on Aug 30, 2014
Best Answer: The Emerald Green Thujas will do well in full sun and calcareous soil, just make sure it has good drainage. However, you are in a zone 9 and the recommended growing zones for this tree are 3-8.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Oct 1, 2014
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are these trees smog resistant ?
lonna o on Oct 18, 2014
Best Answer: Yes, these trees are very smog resistant and help to purify the air.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Nov 19, 2014
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how fast do Emerald green Thuja grow?
Evelyn L on Sep 7, 2014
Best Answer: The growth rate of an Emerald Green Thuja is 12-18" per year.
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We live in Orange, CA. Will the Emerald Green Thuja be okay in our weather conditions? We have many sunny days.
Eva M on Sep 5, 2014
Best Answer: Orange, CA is in a zone 10 and the Emerald Green Thujas are recommended for growing zones 3-8 so it would most likely be too hot there for these trees.
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how long do the trees live?
Adam H on Dec 5, 2014
Best Answer: In ideal conditions the Emerald Green Thuja should live about 30-60 years.
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I'm in SLC. Is it too late to plant these right now?
Nurse143 on Nov 13, 2014
Best Answer: Emerald green thuja evergreens can be planted all year long, up until the ground is frozen. So if your ground in SLC is not frozen then you are OK to plant them.
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planting area only gets about 1-2 hours of full sun. How will this effect the growth rate?
Timothy N on Oct 26, 2014
Best Answer: Less sun will slow down the growth rate.
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I live in Minnesota, I just planted these trees, they are small young trees. Do they need to be covered for the Winter?
Theresa R on Oct 18, 2014
Best Answer: I would mulch heavily around the base. They're cold hardy and shouldn't need to be covered , unless youred worried about snow becoming too heavy for their branches.
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Are these single trunk trees? any chance of 5/6 foot trees? I only need 6 trees.
John S on Oct 12, 2014
Best Answer: Our Emerald Green Thujas are single trunk. We do not currently have any in 5-6ft but we do occasionally carry them.
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If I am in zone 9, would these plants still do okay or would they die?
A shopper on Sep 22, 2014
Best Answer: The recommended growing zone for the Emerald Green Thuja is 3-8 so it is hard to say how it would do in zone 9. There have been people who have planting outside of their growing zone and they have thrived. If you do purchase outside of the recommended growing zone we cannot guarantee the trees.
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when is the best time to plant theses trees in Maine?
Sandy on Sep 14, 2014
Best Answer: With evergreens you can really plant them whenever. However, most people will plant them in early fall or spring.
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can you plant in September in Colorado?
Mary B on Aug 30, 2014
Best Answer: Yes, September is a good time to plant in your area.
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We live in Southern Utah in the city of St George area code 84790. Our summer days can often exceed 100 degrees. Will the Emerald Green Thuja do well in this area?
Steven K on Aug 22, 2014
Best Answer: Yes Emerald Green Thujas do very well in Utah and are drought tolerant. They can beat the heat.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Aug 25, 2014
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Privacy trees zone 10?
A shopper on Aug 21, 2014
Best Answer: Privacy trees that grow well in zone 10 are the Leyland Cypress, Italian Cypress, Wax myrtle and multiplex Bamboo.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Aug 25, 2014
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I need 6 trees greater than 4' right now, can you help, if not who would you recomend in Toledo, Ohio?
John S on Aug 19, 2014
Best Answer: We have many trees that over over 4 ft currently in stock. The Thuja Green giant is available in the 5 -6 ft size, so is the Leyland Cypress and the Willow Hybrid. The 4 to 5 ft Emerald Green Thuja is at least 4 ft tall and anywhere between 4 to 5 ft tall.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Aug 21, 2014
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How do you ship?
A shopper on Aug 6, 2014
Best Answer: When ship next day, standard ground shipping with FedEx.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Aug 11, 2014
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after I get the concrete poured I will be using Emerald Green Thuja to make a 14' privacy fence. How much planting mix and how many fertilizer tablets will I need for those trees? Also, any larger than 4/5 '?
John S on Aug 2, 2014
Best Answer: Mix half a bag of potting mix with your natural soil for each tree. Each tree will need 3 fertilizer tablets each. We often carry a larger 5 to 6 ft size in the Emerald Green Thuja, but that size is currently on back order until further notice.
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Orders are occasionally delayed if we see really bad weather approaching, or if we encounter unusual circumstances. A small number of our plants show a specific release date. If you purchase one of these and would like your other items sooner, just let us know. 
 
Amount of Order Shipping Charge
Less than $15 $11.95
$15.00-$23.99 $12.95
$24.00-$39.99 $16.95
$40.00-$79.99 $19.95
$80.00-$98.99 $24.95
$99+ ~32%

Will my Trees and Shrubs Look Like the Photographs?

Most trees and plants on the website are pictured in their mature form. Depending on the product and growth rate, mature development can take years for your plant to resemble the photos.

Picture the last time you took a walk in the woods. The young trees were not miniature bonsai versions of mature trees. Instead they were naturally thin and lanky. Young trees are programmed to race toward the light, before the competing vegetation crowds them out. Once established at 10 feet or more, they start developing a wide canopy and shedding lower limbs.





Potted Tree Dormant Tree Bare Root Tree
Late spring to early fall
trees are shipped potted
Some dormant trees
prefer to be potted
Most dormant trees shipped in the
late fall through spring arrive bare root

Bare Root trees are shipped without dirt or any green foliage showing. Some customers who have never planted bare root before, think that they received a "dead stick" with roots. These dormant trees are basically sleeping over the winter as most trees do. Because of their hibernation-like stage, this is a great way to transplant these trees. Since a bare root tree lacks foliage, they need very little moisture.


Most Trees and Shrubs are Pruned Before Shipping... at No Cost to You

Tree before pruning Tree after pruning Rose before pruning Rose after pruning
Maple Tree before pruning Maple Tree after pruning 3 gallon Knockout Rose before pruning 3 gallon Knockout Rose after pruning

Pruning makes plants appear to be less-full than the ones you may have seen at your local big box garden center. A retailer's goal is to have plants look their best while sitting in the store. Our goal is to have them look the best after you plant them.

Pruned trees and shrubs not only travel better, but become established much quicker. So rather than supporting extra foliage, they put their energy into sending out deep roots. Once that happens, your plants become hardier and quickly explode with new top growth. Above the ground, pruning helps your plants develop a more attractive form.