Fast growing evergreen with a lose habit. Can handle a small amount of shade. Deer do not like this variety as much as other Arborvitae.
One of the more shade tolerant Arborvitae. Grows fast and large. Medium green foliage turns lighter in winter. Can also handle some moisture.
Large growing Arborvitae up to 30′. One of the original cultivars still on the market. Plants can have multiple leaders which can cause some damage in heavy snow. Extremely hardy.
Canadian Hemlock is a shade loving large growing conifer. They require good drainage and appreciate good soils. In our area, shade is a must.
Soft textured green needles. Open branching with age. Branches go out very horizontal and lower branches die off with age. Beautiful tree left natural. Native to Illinois
Best grown with moist soils and good air circulation. Douglasfir grows large. Excellent tree for windbreaks and larger properties.
Green on the top and silver on the bottom, the needles of this conifer are unique and exciting when seen up close. Branches droop with age. Can handle some shade.
Trees of the species can be blue or green. Colorado spruce is the most commonly planted spruce for its color. Sharp needles.
A smaller version of Norway Spruce. Needles and ultimate size are all slightly smaller in this variation. Needles of Black Hills Spruce are also less sharp to the touch. Great tree for the home landscape.
An excellent specimen evergreen for the home landscape. Can come in shades of blue or green and sometimes both. Fertile soils are a plus and good drainage is a must. Soft textured foliage is friendly to the touch.