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Thuja plicata 'Whipcord'

Also called Green Mirror Arborvitae


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More About Thuja plicata 'Whipcord'

  • Dwarf, mounding habit with arching, pendulous branches
  • Light green, whipcord-like, tendril-like foliage resembling a mop
  • Provides an interesting shape or texture to the landscape
  • Bronze winter colour
  • Low tolerance of dry or drought conditions

Zone:

5

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm
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Whipcord Western Cedar Growing and Maintenance Tips

Lightly prune to maintain a dense, compact habit. Damage or stem breakage may occur in the winter from ice and snow accumulation.


Thuja plicata 'Whipcord' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Evergreen
Evergreen
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant
Fall Color

Habit

Rounded
Weeping
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

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