SCIENTIFIC NAME: Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Green Arrow'
COMMON NAME: Green Arrow Weeping Alaskan Cedar
GARDEN SIZE: 18-20 ft. tall x 2-3 ft. wide at 10 years, and 25-30 ft. tall x 4-5 ft. wide at maturity
GROWTH RATE: Fast; up to 18-24" per year under ideal conditions
USDA ZONE: 4a-8b
EXPOSURE: Full Sun
WATER & SOIL: Well-drained soil; Average water requirements
HABIT (FORM): Upright, Weeping, Columnar
FOLIAGE: Evergreen; Dark Blue Gray-Green
PLANT ORIGIN: Western North America
WILDLIFE SUPPORT: Not utilized by native wildlife here. Deer resistant.
FERTILIZING: Feed in spring and fall with acidic organic fertilizer.
PRUNING: Minimal shearing required. Hand pruning is preferred. Late winter or early summer is best.
PET SAFETY: ASPCA safety not provided