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Thuja occidentalis 'Hetz Midget'

Hetz Midget Cedar, Dwarf Cedar, Hetz Midget Globe Cedar, Hetz Midget Eastern White Cedar

Main interest:
compact, round evergreen, slow grower, very hardy
full sun to partial shade
Soil humidity:
moist soil
Flower colour:
Flowering period:
USDA Hardiness:
zone 3a: -40 °C (-40 °F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
height: 4 ft (1.2 m) width: 4 ft (1.2 m)
specimen, border, small garden, foundation, rock garden, mass planting, container

Hetz Midget Cedar (Thuja occidentalis 'Hetz Midget') is a compact, dwarf cedar with a ball-shaped habit, and refined green evergreen foliage. A dense shrub, it grows quite slowly to 4 feet tall and slightly wider. A good size for small gardens; rock gardens; or planted in mixed borders, as a specimen, or in planters. Plant Hetz Midge Globe Cedar en masse in larger gardens for a wonderful swath of texture.

Slow growing and very hardy, Hetz Midget Dwarf Globe Cedar prefers sun to part shade, but will lose foliage will if it doesn’t get enough sun. Likes moist, well drained soils. It does best in a somewhat sheltered location as drying winter winds can damage the foliage. Mulch Hetz Midget Cedar in winter, and wrap to protect in hardiness area colder than zone 3a (-40 °C).

Please use availability information as a guide only. The weather is a fickle thing, and impacts when our plants are actually available for shipping. Please be aware that we are not answering emails regarding plants availability. The best advice we can give you is to check back once in a while, choose a size option and check the current stock.

$14.99 - $37.99

Ships ON, QC, NB, PE, NS

Also known as: Northern White Cedar, Hetz Midget Arborvitae, Hetz Midget Dwarf Globe Cedar, Dwarf Globe Arborvitae, Dwarf Globe Thuja, Compact Cedar, Compact Arborvitae, Hetz Midget American Arborvitae, Hetz Midget Eastern White Cedar, Swamp Cedar, Eastern Arborvitae

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