Thuja occidentalis 'Degroot's Spire'

Compact Columnar Arborvitae

Evergreen Conifer, Shrub

DeGroot's Spire arborvitae is a rich green conifer with columnar growth habit that makes an excellent screen or hedge.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average


Size: 60 - 96 tall x 18 - 30 wide
Shape / Form: Columnar / Narrow, Upright
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Green

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Hedges and Screens, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing
Collections: Great Plant Pick

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos