Canadian Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis 'Pendula')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 4 to 12 feet
Plant Spread: 10 to 20 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Needled
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Brown
Other: Cream to Brownish-tan
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Pollinators: Wind

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Location: Chicago Botanic GardenDate: 09-14-2006
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Location: Chicago Botanic GardenDate: 09-14-2006
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