Canadian Hemlock Tree

Canadian Hemlock Tree

Canadian Hemlock Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Tsuga canadensis
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; prefers cool, moist, well drained soil
Texture:   Fine
Form:   Pyramidal
Height:   30 to 80'
Weight:   15 to 30
Leaf:   .5" glossy green needles
Flower/Fruit:   .5 to .8" cones
Comments:    Excellent screen; useful for cool shade and northern slopes; not very heat tolerant
Habit:   Evergreen
Cultivars:   Gentsch White, Curly, SargentiPendula