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FREE Hogan-Cedar

Thuja plicata 'Fastigiata'

Native to Pacific Northwest Valuable to wildlife

Characteristics:
Native, evergreen conifer with a compact, dense and narrow growth habit. Named after Hogan Road of Gresham, Oregon.

Growing Conditions:
Prefers full sun to part shade and moist, well-drained, fertile soils.

Uses:
Excellent tree for wildlife in urban environments.

Height:
50' at maturity

Width:
20' at maturity

Shape:
Columnar

Flowers:
Male flowers are small and inconspicuous. Green or purple female flowers are cone-like at the tips of the stems.

Leaves:
Scale-like leaves close to twig resembling a flattened braid.

Bark:
Bark is reddish gray to brown, finely ridged and furrowed, with outer bark breaking into long strips.

Naturally-occurring columnar form of the Western Redcedar. Occurs in the wild only in the Gresham area.