- 1 Thuja: a review of the most interesting varieties
- 2 Thuja species and varieties
- 2.1 Thuja occidentalis (Thuja occidentalis)
- 2.1.1 Thuja Brabant (Thuja occidentalis Brabant)
- 2.1.2 Smaragdus Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Smaragd)
- 2.1.3 Danica Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Danica)
- 2.1.4 Wagner Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Wagneri) or Thuja Wagner
- 2.1.5 Golden Globe Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Golden Globe)
- 2.1.6 Holmstrup Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Holmstrup)
- 2.1.7 Hoseri Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Hoseri)
- 2.2 Thuja plicata (Thuja plicata), giant
- 2.3 Korean Thuja (Thuja koraiensis)
- 2.4 Japanese thuja (Thuja standishii) or Thuja Standish
- 2.1 Thuja occidentalis (Thuja occidentalis)
- 3 Thuja species and varieties with photos
Thuja: a review of the most interesting varieties
One of the most popular among truckers Softwood ornamental trees is thuja. It is an evergreen tree or shrub that belongs to the cypress family. This family also includes such widespread conifers like cypress, juniper. Young arborvitae have needle needles. Needles have a light green tint. Adults also have a scale-like foliage, color - darker. The tree can grow to almost 100 years.
Most varieties resistant to frost. Tui color schemes vary, depending on the varieties. For example, the tree is blue, and yellow. There are three meter high thuja and dwarf shrubs.
The most popular in Russia enjoys western arborvitae.
Western arborvitae - a kind. It can grow up to 20 meters, but in Russia the western arborvitae rarely grows more than 7 meters. CZK forms are:
Cultivated a large number of Western arborvitae varieties. Among them are common varieties: Smaragd, Barbant, Danica, Columna and others. However, some amateur gardeners seek out on the shelves of gardening less popular but no less unusual varieties. Below are the most common varieties with photos. Often gardeners and landscape designers, deciding to plant thuja, asking: "What is better to plant in the country?"
DeGroot Spire - variety for lovers of refinement
DeGroot Spire - High-quality variety of western arborvitae. Has a unique columnar shape, it has a narrow and straight crown and is considered among the most narrow columnar species. The height of this culture - up to 3 meters. DeGroot Spire is widespread in the West.
This tree - ideal for landscaping and gardening plots. For example, DeGroot Spire will arrange any hedge, even if it reaches a height of 5 meters. Tall, but thin green wall does not take much space on the site.
Thuja occidentalis Degroot Spire ( «DeGroot Spire").
DeGroot Spayr has advantages such as resistance to frost and undemanding to soil conditions. Planting a tree is better in those areas that are well Illuminability sunlight. Shadow makes the crown more friable. The ideal soil for the cultivation of the class is the combination of the following components:
For watering only one bucket of water. Watering regularly - once a week. Spring tree fed. Primer requires periodic mulch and loosen. In the spring, the tree shelter, to avoid burns sunlight. In winter the crown is required to pull tape to damp snow is not damaged crown.
Holmstrup - is an evergreen shrub. Crown shape is columnar. A mature tree grows up to 4 meters in height. Color crown - rich green. In winter periods needles coloring is not changed. Needles of different density bush represents flakes.
Thuja Holmstrup ( «Holmstrup").
This variety is resistant to frost, shadow-proof and is resistant to windy conditions. Bush does not require high soil fertility. This shrub - a great option for Russia. Put him in the best places, well illuminated by solar rays. Or should choose not too shaded places.
Shrub - an excellent choice for planting in groups or individually. Hedges are rarely created using Holmstrup.
Fastigiata - valuable variety for experienced gardeners
One of the varieties uzkolonovidnyh tui is Fastigiata. This varietal variety was first grown in Germany. A mature tree grows up to 12 meters in height. It grows very quickly. Visually, like a cypress. Needles wood is soft and pleasant aroma. Cones are small.
Thuja occidentalis Fastigiata ( «Fastigiata").
This variety loves the sun and prefers fertile soil. In the spring the young plants it is desirable to cover to the spring sun does not damage them. To improve the soil structure, its mulch. Mulching using grass clippings. In the winter time to apply mulch spruce branches. Lapnikom prevents reproduction of mice.
With Fastigiaty often form hedges. They are not only beautiful, but also does not take up much space. High-quality species is not afraid of decorative haircut. Designers use a tree in the large landscape compositions, use it in group plantings. It goes well with a variety of flowers and shrubs.
They are very popular, refresh the landscape look great in any compositions. Unfortunately, many of them - "capricious." The following are the most common in the Russian variety.
Thuja occidentalis YELLOW Ribon - for fans of the yellow varieties of arborvitae
YELLOW Ribon - yellow cultivar of arborvitae. It is small in size. Crown shape - conical. Thuja adult has a height of 2 meters. It is growing fast enough. Crohn's is different looseness, so give it a desirable density regular haircut tree.
The needles of young trees has an orange color, becoming green with growing up. During winter periods Kroon becomes brown. The sunny location where this growing Thuja, the brighter the color of the crown.
The variety has a demanding growing conditions. The soil should be fertile and moist to plant pleased with its beauty.
Thuja Yellow Ribbon ( «YELLOW Ribon").
Beautiful golden needles making this kind of very valuable. In landashaftnom design using tui YELLOW Ribon form walls that are deep yellow shade. They are planted in containers, and decorate with their use hedges and memorial wall.
Thuja Golden Globe - yellow balls for summer cottages
Golden Globe is characterized by its slow growth. The form of the crown of the coniferous culture is spherical. Adult height of the bush does not exceed 1 meter.
Needles differs looseness. Regular grooming can achieve density. The ends of the shoots have a golden color, inside the crown needles is green. During the autumn period needles becomes a shade of copper, in the spring becomes the gold again. To bush pleased golden color, it is recommended to plant in full sun or slightly shaded.
Thuja Golden Globe ( «Golden Globe").
This shrub is not a pipe of high soil fertility, but loves lime-rich soil. In order to avoid breaking of the crown of branches linked to the winter.
Shrubs are used in planting in groups, and they are put on the single. Also, using them create beautiful hedges and borders.
It is well known, and many other varieties of this crop. Extremely popular varieties like: Brabant, Smaragd, Danica, Globoza. In specialty stores and nurseries, there are more unique and less common varieties. Below are the names of varieties of arborvitae west and a brief description.
Little Boy - is a relatively new cultivar dwarf spheroidal. The height not exceeding 0.5 meters. Growth is slow. Needles has a arborvitae emerald color. Little Boy requires a high soil fertility. He loves the sun, but not averse to grow in partial shade. This fifth use in the creation of:
Hoseri - an original variety from Poland. This is another dwarf spherical tree species. Scale-like needles has a dark green color. The autumn gets bronze color needles. Hoseri loves moisture, not picky about soil and shadow-proof. Also, this culture is resistant to frost and is not afraid of the wind.
Mirjam - is another dwarf varieties of arborvitae. Adult plant grows up to 80 cm. The needles has a bright yellow color, becoming the autumn bronze. Plant growth is slow. Due to its size this Thuja - ideal for rock gardens and landings in pots.
Brabant - is arborvitae, which has a greater height. Height of trees - up to 21 meters. Used in group and individual plantings, as well as in the creation of hedges.
Globoza - a dwarf conifer culture. Crown shape resembles a ball. The height does not exceed 1 meter. Thuja Globoza used in creating rocky gardens, rock gardens, as well as group and individual compositions.
Danica - another widespread-quality variety. This dwarf culture. Sort Danica used in creating various landscape compositions alipinariev and used to create borders. With these shrubs Plant for small garden plots.
Emerald - another no less popular form of arborvitae. Gardeners often plant this culture in his country. The height of the tree can reach 4.5 meters.
Columna - Another popular tree gardeners. Crown shape - columnar. The height of 7 meters.
Woodward - Thuja spherical. The height of the bush is small, no more than 2 meters. Used in mixborders, Polycontrast variety of landscape composition.
For planting along the fences are often used varieties like Holmstrup, Fastigiata, Brabant, Smaragd.
What Thuja most unpretentious?
Unpretentious many types of this culture. Often choose Brabant, Smaragd, Holmstrup.
How much are the arborvitae seedlings?
The price of one seedling - from 150 rubles and above.
I am engaged in rock gardens. As used arborvitae in rock gardens?
Suitable for rock gardens low-growing varieties. In Russia, the most popular are dwarf forms of western arborvitae. Ideal for alpine following classes: Danica, Golden Globe, Woodward Filivormis. They all have a spherical shape.
Can I use the fifth in mixborders?
Can. Despite the fact that mixborder involves a wide variety of colors and shades, conifers successfully applied in mixborders. Thuja has many shades: green, blue and yellow.
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Thuja species and varieties
This article will help you know what kinds of tui exist, names of the main varieties suitable for cultivation. Also described their decorative features, incorporating methods in landscape design, consider the topic as to which is best suitable for the arborvitae hedge.
Thuja (Thuja) refers to evergreen coniferous trees (shrubs) family of Cupressaceae (Cupressaceae). It has a dense crown. Conifer needles scalelike form have a characteristic odor. Flowers and buds just do not see some types of tui they do not form. Tuya in the garden will be an indispensable ornament. She feels favorably after a haircut, including curly, used to give the plant interesting shapes.
Thuja occidentalis (Thuja occidentalis)
This type of arborvitae gardeners widespread. It includes varieties that are suitable for garden, park plantings European part of Russia, where the winters well.
Kind of came to us from North America. It was bred as an ornamental crops still in the XVI century, and later imported to Europe. In the homeland of the crop referred to as "the American tree of life" and "pencil tree". The softness of wood it has been applied to the manufacture of pencils. And Indians tui trunks used for building canoes since it resists rotting wood.
Among the varieties of this species can be distinguished Brabant, Smaragd, Danica, Wagner, Golden Globe, Holmstrup, Hoseri.
Thuja Brabant (Thuja occidentalis Brabant)
This Thuja resembles a column. Height is 20 meters in diameter - up to 4 m winter, needle-like leaves are starting to grow brown.. At stem bark has a brownish or red tint, which has the property of flaky. The variety is ranked among the fastest growing species. Annual growth barrel height is about 35 cm in width - 15 cm.
Flowering occurs in spring (April-May). When Thuja ottsvetot begin to appear small ovate brown cones, fully mature in late summer.
For growing arborvitae Brabant suited as solar area, and with a slight shading. For plants not desirable windy areas.
Fertile soil pick, wet.
Trees from the containers before the plant, properly watered.
Planting a plant, you need to check the position of the root collar, the corresponding surface of the ground.
In the first month of the planted plants require weekly watering single. On each tree will need 10 liters of water. Then the irrigation rate is increased to twice a week for 15-20 liters. Loosen the soil is not a deep (10 cm), because the roots are located close to the surface. During the mulching added peat or chips, embankment height and 7 cm.
Type of frost. Young specimens in the first winter should be protected. For this purpose perfectly suited spruce spruce branches, and kraft paper.
The variety has proven itself as an excellent material for the device green screen. To achieve this property twice a year (March and August) need regular obstriganie.
Smaragdus Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Smaragd)
Conical arborvitae, reaching about 5 m in height. It has dense foliage, dark green color. In the colder months, he does not change. Kind of slow-growing.
The optimal place for planting will be windless highlights, although the presence of the penumbra is also acceptable. The plant grows well in moist soil vysokoplodorodnom.
The plant is not fond of drought, need to be watered regularly. Cut it often does not have to, kind of slowly growing Smaragd.
Grade frost. Young animals should be protected against burns caused by solar radiation early spring.
A living wall of the tui is not dense, as the upper part, pointed to the top of the crown is not completely merge. Widely used planting single plant, group arrangement, planning alleys. The species is ideal for the decoration of the regular garden, being accented in composite solutions.
By myc Smaragd applicable curly hairstyle, allowing you to create design forms.
Danica Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Danica)
This low Thuja resembles a ball. Up to 60 cm high and 1 m wide. Needle-like leaves form a dense light green crown, acquires a light bronze color in winter. The variety is slow growing. During the year, the bush rises by no more than 5 cm. The plant can be propagated by cuttings only. An attractive shape is Danica arborvitae Thuja Aurea Danika (Danica Aurea). It differs crown yellow-green color.
This type of arborvitae planted on windless sun or in partial shade. It has a low susceptibility to drought, but it is desirable to select at planting fertile loam soil moist.
In the first month, as well as in arid hot weather, plants should be watered abundantly, spray, mulch. In spring make saltpeter, ash and organic fertilizers.
The variety is not very sensitive to cold. He spends the winter under the snow cap. Rarely burns appear on the spring sun.
The widespread view was in landscape design. To create a near balance Tusi plants planted elongated items whose Krone has a columnar shape or yaytsepodobnoy.
Thuja Danica also successfully applied for registration of the green borders and a single planting.
Wagner Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Wagneri) or Thuja Wagner
Evergreen species up to 3.5 m in height, in width and 1.5 m. Thick, resembling an egg crown with thin vertical branches. At the ends are slightly droop. Green with a gray tint pine needles in winter become brownish. Annual average growth. Bumps are formed.
Optimally suited open bright windless places with fertile moist soil. If the water table is not deep, you will need good drainage device. It is necessary to properly expose the root neck flush with the ground. The plant is planted in spring or autumn.
Required to produce a shallow soil tillage (up to 10cm). Also, soil mulching using peat or wood chips. Thickness -. 7 cm as necessary to produce a cutting crown formation.
Good winter brings. The first few years after planting young shrubs sheltering to help prevent burns. To crown not be damaged under the pressure of snow covers the branches strongly advised not to bind together.
Draw up a garden can be individual instances, variations in the group. Planting is carried out along the alleys, planting combined with other trees and shrubs. Arborvitae hedge would be a good alternative to the usual fence area.
Golden Globe Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Golden Globe)
Low plant rounded shape of the crown. The height and breadth up to 1 m. Needles unusual yellowish hue with a golden tint. By winter, it acquires a brownish tint. The variety of the slow-growing. Annual growth sostavlyaet8-10 see.
The plant itself will feel well in the bright place, penumbra is also allowed. moisturized light loamy soil suitable for planting shrubs. Plant plants, both in spring and autumn.
The hottest period is necessary to conduct periodic watering and irrigation. Young plants produce mulching, using grass clippings or peat. Loosen the soil deep. Cut produce is not necessary, the sanitary pruning in the spring will be enough.
Thuja Golden Globe enough tolerates cold. In snowy winters crown may be affected, so it is necessary to fix the ligament.
Because of its beautiful color, and fifth spherical form is widely used for decorative purposes, for example in a composition with pebbles. Variety looks great in rockeries, on the rocky gardens, as decoration green roofs, balconies.
Holmstrup Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Holmstrup)
In appearance resembles Thuja Holmstrup cone, up to 4 m. The scale-like foliage solid curly diameter up to 1 m. The needles color emerald green, it does not change during the winter. The variety is slow growing. During the year, the plant grows to 12 cm in height and 4 cm in width.
Well suited sunny areas or places with a light shadow. Species prefers humidified, fertile, drained soil.
Require regular watering, sprinkling irrigation method, shallow tillage, mulching, e.g., compost. In spring produce sanitary pruning.
It tolerates winter. The first few years of the seedlings is recommended cover, protecting against sunburn. To crown does not suffer from the pressure of ice caps, it should be tightened.
Thuja brings great urban conditions and is widely used in landscape design. Its individual specimens are planted and groups create green fence, process rock gardens, grown in containers, used together with other trees and bushes to "creation" garden decoration.
Hoseri Thuja (Thuja occidentalis Hoseri)
It refers to the dwarf varieties. Solid Kroon as sphere diameter reaches 0.6 m. Softwoods scaly leaves have a dark green color, in the cold season acquire bronze. Kind of slow growing. In the year of plant height increased by 5 cm.
Shadow-bush, but planting is better to choose lighted area or a small penumbra, devoid of strong winds. From soils suitable moist loam.
After planting produce mulching, for example, peat. In hot dry weather requires regular watering. In spring and autumn in need of feeding. Cut the plant is not necessary, it would need only sanitary pruning dry and broken shoots.
Suffice it tolerates winter under the snow cap.
Stunted arborvitae Hoseri will look good in the garden. Her decorate rocky gardens, planted together with other trees and shrubs, embodying various decorative compositions. It looks great as a border fence, container planting.
Thuja plicata (Thuja plicata), giant
Thuja plicata Zebrina
The highest kind. In nature, it grows in western North America and reaches a height of 60 m. In diameter, 3-4 m trunk. Thuja folded refers to the long-lived and can grow up to 800 years. Crohn's in this type of dense, conical to sink to the ground. Needle scaly sheet metal plate full of green. Below them with whitish stripes. Bark has a brownish-red tint. Shishechki oblong grow up to 1.2 cm in length. Among the most popular Zebrina cultivars.
Korean Thuja (Thuja koraiensis)
Korea - a natural habitat area. Slow-growing species. 9 reaches m. Crohn elegant light green tint with silver below. Bark color brown-red. Form oval cones, the length of which reaches 0.8 cm.
Japanese thuja (Thuja standishii) or Thuja Standish
Home to this type of evergreen tree are the mountains of Central Japan. Here is a plant grows up to 18 m. Decorative goal of growing at home is not the only one. Trees used to obtain high-quality timber. Culture has a pleasant lemon-eucalyptus flavor. crown pyramidal form. Peeling bark is reddish-brown in color. Needles are green, the bottom is silver tide. Small dark brown bumps are oval in shape, grow to 1 cm.
Thus, among such species and varietal diversity of tui, everyone will be able to find suitable trees that will be a real decoration decorative garden or suburban area.
Thuja species and varieties with photos
Hello, the topic of today's article, "Thuja species and varieties with photos." Thuja refers to cypress plants, easily gives formirovke, has many species and can be used to create living walls and fences. In Russia, the bush is loved for what he evergreen and requires care in winter.
In the middle zone of the country and in the north it is desirable to use a winter-hardy varieties of arborvitae shrubs. They do not require attention and survive well in the winter. Let us see what are the different types and grades of Tui, and of course will make for better visibility Photo trees.
The tree grows to a height of 5 meters, the amount of crown is 1.5 meters. needles color mostly green, if the winter is cold, the color of the needles can be a brown hue. It is not essential, because once again becomes the spring tree green.
Each year the tree grows to 35 centimeters in height and 50% of this height in width. The plant can be trimmed, it is well tolerated procedure. In winter, the tree does not freezes, thuja not need shelter.
To view the soil is not demanding a shrub, can do without additional fertilizing. Growing shrub normally, as the sun and in light shade. It is advisable to plant the plants in places where there is no strong wind.
The tree can blossom, this happens in spring. After flowering, it is possible to detect small lumps brown. Seeds ripen fully in the autumn. For this type of Tui undesirable sudden changes in temperature and areas where there is a long thaw.
tree of life, the system receives a thaw for the coming of spring, and can begin the process of juice movement, eventually shoots freeze when it's cold.
If you want the tree to grow juicy and green it should be planted in fertile soil and constantly maintain the optimum moisture content. Otherwise, on Tue there are many fruits, shoots are rare and not as fluffy as they could be.
Suitable land for tree type: peat, sand and 2 parts of turf and ground sheet. For the adult plant in each hole is added 500 grams of NPK.
In regions where there is high humidity and frequent rainfall land before planting arborvitae this kind make drainage better. Normally it is 20 centimeters at the hole.
If you buy a plant in tubs, then before planting in open ground well pour it with water to the roots behind the earthen coma. The root collar at planting the plants should remain above ground, otherwise there is a risk that the tree will die.
After planting a tree you need to monitor its watering. Initially it watered once a week, use a bucket of water per tree. Once it passes month after rooting amount of water is increased in two times.
Periodically, the ground under the tree need to mulch or loosen. Working carefully so as not to damage the root system. Sometimes it is used for mulching wood chips and peat, they lay on 7 centimeters in depth, no more.
If you have dry shoots, it is desirable to remove the spring before the time that starts movement of juice. Growing young trees requires a shelter for the winter. This will help to maintain the delicate needles from winter frost and spring burn in the sun. Usually used for this purpose spruce branches.
The tree is widely used to create hedges. If you want to get a thick wall, the fifth Planted every 50 centimeters. Cut shoots in March and in autumn, it allows you to crown the best form and become solid.
If time to cut the tops of the trees, they will grow evenly and cease to stretch upwards. Diligent care and timely circumcision will lead to the fact that you get a full living fence.
The tree can grow up to 7 meters in height, the needles remain green in winter. Claus plant is not afraid of the special composition of mail is not required. Crohn grows dense, normal type. In the year of the tree can add up to 20 centimeters in height.
Thuja can be cut and thereby form the desired height of the tree. The tree of this type is used to create partitions and fences. If Columna grows in one area, it will remind the Crimean cypress. If you think about the idea of landscape design, the tree will fit perfectly into the site.
The tree can grow in any type of soil, fertilizing the other does not. At the same moment arborvitae will grow better if grown in its fertile soil conditions and maintain the moisture of the earth.
The tree is not very well tolerate drought, so you need to closely monitor the quality and quantity of irrigation. Best of all tree will grow, if put in a place where not too much sun. Trim the tree can be giving it the desired shape, Thuja quietly tolerate this and will continue to grow in the direction that you need.
If you put a young, then in winter it must cover. This is done in order to avoid burns, and cold damage young shoots. The tree can be used for growing single groups or compositions.
Thuja grows to 5 meters in height, it requires special attention. Grow this tree standing alone in a fertile land, well watch out for watering. Arborvitae growing this variety slightly in the year adds quite a few centimeters.
Winter needles color does not change, which is not bad graces site when all the plants are sleeping. Hedge of these trees get weak. During the growth of Thuja are not closed to other treetops, and this spoils the view of the hedge.
This plant can be used for the cultivation of potted or single compositions. Place for a Tui is best to choose a sunny, but the tree can easily grow on the ground, where the shadow is.
Cold Smaragd moves normally. Plant trees in areas where there is no wind, because in very cold days could be frostbite. Young animals in the winter hiding burlap or other material. If this is not done there is a possibility that the young shoots will die under the rays of spring sun or freeze in winter.
The tree grows up to 3.5 meters in height, is shaped like a colony. The width of the branches in the region of one meter, shoots grow thick, dense crown is obtained. The tree does not change color under temperature changes. In winter, arborvitae looks green and lush that can withstand severe frosts. The plant can be shaped, it is normally carries haircut shoots.
Tuya does not require special attention and can grow in any type of ground. Prior to his standard length grows for 20 years. The average annual tree adds 12 centimeters. If you create a hedge of trees of this type, it is necessary to do pruning the shoots about once every 2 years.
Holstrup well suited for those who create the garden for several generations, but does not want him to time-consuming. The tree will grow well in loose soil with good fertility.
Watering is required moderate drought Thuja dislikes. The first 3 years of life of its plants for winter shelter insulation material, the ground at the roots should hide spruce branches to keep it out of the field mouse. The plant is well used for single tracks, rockeries or create hedges.
Tuya this type can be of two types: a small tree or shrub. Usually grows to a height of 3 meters. Needles has a light brown color and grows in different directions. Young animals have a golden hue, and with the age of the tree is almost bronze.
The variety has a very slow growth. For 10 years the tree dotyanet only to a height of 2 meters. Wood should be planted where a lot of light. Land for planting can be any, but it is better to take land with good fertility and follow the watering regime.
Cutting thuja can be without fear that she would die, the tree well adapted to the hairstyle. Usually, it does not freeze in winter. If long broken irrigation system, the arborvitae will be covered by numerous seeds and lose their decorative appearance.
If you put the plant in partial shade is over so that the natural color of the needles will disappear and it will become green. For planting these plants selected a closed place where not much wind. Fifth cut of this kind should at the request, as well as to form the crown.
This tree is in form like the Crimean cypress. At the height stretched up to 6 meters. Shoots are drawn fairly quickly, for the year can grow up to 30 centimeters of the new volume.
needles color - green, it has a flavor characteristic of arborvitae and soft to the touch. Tree quietly tolerate the winter in the middle zone of the country. When there are seeds in the form of lumps, they are almost not visible on the tree.
Thuja should prune and shape it the desired crown. If you do not, you could end up in that tree razrastotsya apart and turn into a huge and untidy bush.
Thuja grows well in loamy fertile land. It must also monitor the humidity regime. A lot of water will not go to the benefit of the plant. If you are in the region of frequent rainfall or high soil moisture, it is necessary to take care of a good drainage system.
In winter, the cold young animals harboring burlap and do not remove it until the temperature has not yet stabilized. Periodically, you need to make the soil mulch of dried grass. This will help improve the quality of land and tree growth. Tuya this type is mainly used to create hedges. A fence looks beautiful, does not take up much space and fits into the landscape design.
Fifth of this kind can hardly be called a tree, it rarely reaches the size of 2 meters. Tuya this plant can be in the form of needles or scales. Under the influence of a reduced temperature is practically a copper hue.
In the year of Thuja it gives a small increase, and demands attention. Well put it on the fertile soil with good drainage. An important factor is the presence of an alkali and the optimal humidity. Water Thuja overabundance dislikes.
To plant better in a bright place. If the tree will grow in partial shade, it will soon crown color greatly deteriorate. The plant needs regular pruning, usually cut off a third part of the shoot.
cold adult plant is not afraid, and youngsters in the first year of life have to shelter in the winter. Tuya is used to create small compositions decorative fences and live for a single landing.
In good conditions bush can grow up to 3 meters and more. Initially green needles of arborvitae, but the winter assumes a copper color. Wood should be planted in an open area where a lot of sun. At the same time, avoid places where strong wind blows.
Thuja will grow well in the fertile soil with optimum humidity.
Pruning the plants is done only in case of necessity, Thuja well maintains its shape. Winter crown can break under the snow.
To prevent this from happening to communicate shoots together, but to see the rope was not tight. Otherwise, you may damage the shoots. Tuya is not afraid of frost, which occurs frequently in the middle zone of the country.
The plant can be grown in pots, used to form the alleys or the creation of separate landscape scenery.
This variety is considered stunted arborvitae. According to its shape reminiscent of a ball bush in a radius of 60 centimeters. Spring needles is juicy green shade, and in winter it becomes a copper color. The older Bush, the denser is the needles.
Bush grows rather slowly, for the year adds to the volume of only a few centimeters. Planting the plants better in fertile soil, and keep watering regime. It is desirable that the humidity was at an average level.
Cold this type of arborvitae is not afraid. Young animals may well spend the winter under snow. In the heat of summer should pay attention to watering plants. With a good level of humidity bush will expand and acquire juicy green tint.
In order for the plant to develop the best use mulch. This is done with peat or cut grass. In the autumn the soil around the root system of the bush should cover the spruce branches, so Thuja ceased to be attractive to mice.
The plant does not need to cut and give it shape. Tuya in this class is used to separate the garden into functional areas, the creation of flower beds. It looks good bush in tubs and small groups landing.
Shrub resembles a ball in diameter of one meter. Thuja grows slowly enough for the whole year of the crown growth is 5 centimeters. Trim and shape the crown of the bush is not necessary.
Young animals will become a full-fledged adult bush only 15 years later. Reproduction occurs mainly bush cuttings, but you can buy ready-made plants and nurtured in a nursery.
Thuja grow this variety can be in the sun and in the shade. In winter, the plant is not very responsive to cold and freezes. Danica is widely used for creating rock gardens, fences for beds, hedges and space zoning.
Completely in the shadow of arborvitae will turn into a shaggy bush, which will take the form impossible. If you pay attention to the plant to a minimum, it will perfectly fit in the landscape design of your site.
Another sort of dwarf arborvitae, in appearance resembling a ball. The height and diameter approximately the same plant and is 1 meter. Shrub grows well, frost is not afraid and can spend the winter without shelter.
Needles has a greenish-yellow color, which becomes more pronounced with the onset of winter. Tui volume increment is relatively slow, the year it can grow up to 10 centimeters. In order for the plant has acquired a magnificent shape and a diameter of 2 meters must pass 20 years.
For the growth of this type of arborvitae will need loamy soil. A plant needs a regular watering and fertilizer inorganic and organic substances. Besides it is necessary to mulch the ground in order to enrich it with oxygen and improve plant growth rate.
Mulching the ground is grass or turf, in the autumn the ground around the roots should be covered with spruce branches. Main pests Tui - field mice. They make nests near the roots and eat them it. When the soil is covered with spruce branches, harm the plant is not so simple.
Thuja Golden Globe does not like dry hot air. In the summer heat you need to be watered more frequently bushes and spray it with water from a garden hose. Carefully observe the plant throughout the year. If suddenly Thuja becomes faded and needles spreading in hand, it's time for a haircut plants.
After you trim the part of the shoot, shrub will grow better and acquire the rich color of the needles. The plant can be used in rock gardens, rockeries, to create a single landings with pebbles and sand.
This type of arborvitae shrub resembles and grows up to 1.5 meters. For the full development of the bush will require 10 years. Needles bush is green. The plant normally tolerate frost and do not change color with the cold.
Plant to plant better on fertile ground and to monitor the moisture regime. Reproduction occurs by cuttings or you can buy ready-made plants in tubs. Growing with arborvitae cuttings will take much longer than when you buy ready seedlings.
Thuja this variety planted in a sunny area. In the shadow of the bush becomes loose from the needles of unknown color. The plant does not tolerate overdried air all summer it must be regularly sprayed with water.
For better growth of plants need soil with peat mulch or grass. In the autumn the soil from the root system is covered with spruce branches for protection against small rodents. Young animals are not afraid of the cold, so it does not need to shelter from the cold.
Form a crown of arborvitae is necessary if you want to give it some kind of an interesting shape. Clipped shoots grow quickly enough. Bushes of this type are used to create a live fence zoning space and create simple landscape ornaments.
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