Tsuga canadensis 'Moon Frost'

Moon Frost Canadian Hemlock

Evergreen Conifer, Shrub

Moon Frost Canadian hemlock (Tsuga canadensis 'Moon Frost') is a wonderful conifer with new growth that reads white-to-silver and will illuminate a shady spot in your garden. Perfect choice for a location with morning sun, afternoon shade. Pair it with a bolder foliage partner that wants the same growing conditions and you're on your way to plant combo nirvana.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

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

Water Needs: Average


Size: 30 - 48 tall x 30 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

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

Foliage Color: Silver / Gray, Ivory / Cream

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Specimen, 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: eGardenGo Favorite

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos