Tsuga canadensis also known, as Eastern Hemlock or Canadian hemlock is a medium-growing long-lived conifer A great specimen for a standing alone in a large garden, and makes a great backdrop for your borders. This very strong tree grows to 8 mt in 10 years.
Details Tsuga canadensis
- Leaf colour: Green
- Full grown: 10 Years
- Plant location: sunny
- Plant depth: 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 300 cm
- Hardiness: -20 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Tsuga Canadensis
Soak the roots for approx 2 hrs before planting; water well after planting and for the next few weeks. It prefers well-drained chalky soil and a full sun position. Requires hard pruning every March. Cut back last year’s growth within two inches of the old wood.
If left un-pruned it can reach a height of 8ft (2.5mt).