ARBORVITAE: BERKMAN'S GOLD
LATIN NAME: THUJA ORIENTALIS ‘AUREA NANA’
This dwarf, evergreen shrub is slow-growing and compacted. The compacted branches have a pointed globe shape with a bright-yellow accent at the tips. It is low-maintenance, and grows 4-6 feet tall(3-5 feet wide). Ideally used for hedge, accent, and foundation planting.
Amount of Sunlight: Full sun to partial shade
Amount of Water: Once mature water occasionally; Drought tolerant
Soil Conditions: Adaptable to a wide range of soil conditions; Can not tolerate excessively wet soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 4-10
This low maintenance plant needs a regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly. Pruning is not necessary.