This is a high maintenance shrub that will require regular care and upkeep. The scale-like leaves remain forest green throughout the winter. Hetz Midget Arborvitae is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form. Minimum 3 feet , Maximum 4 feet Width: A compact, ball-shaped evergreen shrub, very slow growing, excellent for garden detail use and for rock gardens; hardy and adaptable, best with adequate sun, protect from drying winds.
Thuja occidentalis 'Hetz Midget' - worth growing??
Description Thuja occidentalis Hetz Midget Conifer in 9cm pot The Thuja occidentalis Hetz Midget is a slow-growing, dwarf, neat, evergreen globe, with lacy, bluish-green foliage, tinged bronze in winter. Hetz Midget Arborvitae is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. Mix an organic soil improver and general fertiliser with the infill soil. You must select at least 1 quantity for this product. Please check with the store for specific details.
Arborvitae ‘Hetz Midget’ | Gossetts Landscape Nursery, Inc.
Notify me when available. This is a selection of a native North American species. It can be used either as 'filler' or as a 'thriller' in the 'spiller-thriller-filler' container combination, depending on the height and form of the other plants used in the container planting. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage. It is somewhat tolerant of urban pollution, and will benefit from being planted in a relatively sheltered location. Contact our store for more information on how to protect it over the winter months.
Consider applying a thick mulch around the root zone in winter to protect it in exposed locations or colder microclimates. It can be used either as 'filler' or as a 'thriller' in the 'spiller-thriller-filler' container combination, depending on the height and form of the other plants used in the container planting. Genus name is the Greek name for a kind of juniper Juniperus. Be aware that in our climate, most plants cannot be expected to survive the winter if left in containers outdoors, and this plant is no exception. If roots are tightly packed gently rake them apart with your fingers. Sign Up for our Weekly Newsletter.