General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Plant Height: 2-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-4 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Child plants: one child plant

Common names
  • Oriental Arborvitae
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Platycladus orientalis
  • Synonym: Thuja orientalis
Also sold as:
  • Berkman's Gold

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Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Date: 2022-04-23
Pollen cones.
Location: My garden
Location: in my garden
Date: 2017-05-27
Location: My garden

Date: 2012-04-02
Location: National Botanical Garden, DC, Virginia :) | May, 2022
Date: 2022-05-28
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Date: 2021-06-04
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