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Western Red Cedar | Thuja plicata

Excellent for restoration projects. Ornamental. Fragrant wood and foliage.


Plant Details

HabitatsRiparian Forests, Bottomland Forests, Shrub Swamp, Wet Prairie
Habitat NotesShrub swamp; Bottomland Forest; Riparian Forest; Wet prairie
Years Planted at Arboretums1996
Mature Height180’
Shade Preferencepart shade
Soil ToleranceMoist to poorly-drained soils
Special UsesAttracts insects, bees and butterflies; Attracts birds; Provides wildlife forage, cover and food; Provides bank stabilization; Ornamental; Grown for timber production
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