Use a fertilizer for evergreens to encourage strong, healthy growth — this can be a liquid form or a granular form. It is a great choice for a no-maintenance evergreen bush for foundation planting around a house, or in a line to make a low border around a larger bed. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. They are soft to the touch and not prickly, so this plant is safe to have around children. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 years. Hetz MidgeCedar is recommended for the following landscape applications.
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If you do want to plant in that kind of location, use a wooden cover over your plant to stop the snow falling directly on it. Also note that when growing plants in outdoor containers and baskets, they may require more frequent waterings than they would in the yard or garden. Avoid full shade where foliage density will substantially decrease. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 years. Hetz, who founded a nursery in Pennsylvania. This is a selection of a native North American species.