Eastern White Cedar

Latin Name: 
Thuja occidentalis

The Eastern white cedar is a small tree that grows well in swampy areas. Because of it's size, it also makes great hedging and can live for up to 200 years! Minimum order of 5trees.

Photo by Howard, R.A., courtesy of Smithsonian Institution.

Shoreline
Type: 
Tree
Source: 
Locally sourced native
Soil: 
Sand, loam or clay
Sun: 
Prefers full sun but tolerates partial shade
Seedling Height: 
4-8 inches tall, 2 years old
Maximum Height: 
15 m
Price: $4.50