Golden Cedar

Thuja plicata ‘aurea’

SIZE & GROWTH RATE

Average Growth Rate is Slow to Moderate
Mature Size 50' Tall x 25' Wide

LIGHT NEEDS

Full sun to partial shade

DECIDUOUS OR EVERGREEN

Evergreen

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flowers:None Color:None


The golden cedar is a variegated type of the western red cedar. It has bands of golden yellow within the green foliage. The golden yellow color is more prominent in the new growth, which occurs in early to mid summer. The golden cedar works well as a landscape accent or as a screening tree. It can also be sheared into hedge form.

Thuja plicata ‘aurea’

SIZE & GROWTH RATE

Average Growth Rate is Slow to Moderate
Mature Size 50' Tall x 25' Wide

LIGHT NEEDS

Full sun to partial shade

DECIDUOUS OR EVERGREEN

Evergreen

FLOWER DESCRIPTION

Flowers:None Color:None