Thuja Smaragd Topiary – Thuja Occidentalis Smaragd


Thuja Smaragd Topiary is a remarkable option for evergreen topiary, featuring the Emerald Green Arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis ‘Smaragd’) variety pruned into various artistic shapes.


Thuja Smaragd Topiary is a remarkable option for evergreen topiary, featuring the Emerald Green Arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis ‘Smaragd’) variety pruned into various artistic shapes.

Great Option for Evergreen Topiary:
Thuja Smaragd Topiary stands out as an excellent choice for evergreen topiary due to its unique characteristics and ease of shaping. The Emerald Green Arborvitae variety naturally grows in a columnar shape, providing a perfect base for topiary pruning. Its dense and compact growth habit makes it ideal for intricate and defined sculpting. The lush, vibrant green foliage of Thuja Smaragd adds to the allure of the topiary, creating a striking visual impact throughout the year. Additionally, these topiaries are relatively low-maintenance, as the slow growth rate of Thuja Smaragd requires less frequent trimming to maintain the desired shape.

Differences from Other Topiary Options:
Thuja Smaragd Topiary differs from other topiary options in several aspects. Compared to some topiary plants with delicate or broad leaves, the needle-like foliage of Thuja Smaragd is more resilient and able to withstand shaping and pruning without losing its beauty. Its evergreen nature ensures that the topiary remains attractive and green throughout all seasons, unlike deciduous options that may lose their leaves in winter. Moreover, Thuja Smaragd Topiary’s narrow and columnar growth habit makes it suitable for various garden styles, including formal gardens, modern landscapes, and minimalist designs.

Benefits for a Garden Landscape:
Thuja Smaragd Topiary offers numerous benefits for a garden landscape. These topiaries serve as stunning focal points, adding a touch of elegance and artistry to the garden. They can be strategically placed to create privacy screens or to define garden borders and pathways. The dense foliage of Thuja Smaragd Topiary also acts as a natural windbreak, providing protection for other plants and creating a more favorable microclimate within the garden. Moreover, these topiaries attract birds and small wildlife, offering shelter and nesting sites, thereby promoting biodiversity in the garden landscape.

Thuja Smaragd Topiary, featuring the Emerald Green Arborvitae variety, is a superb option for evergreen topiary. Its compact growth habit, vibrant green foliage, and ease of shaping make it an excellent choice for intricate and defined topiary designs. Compared to other topiary options, Thuja Smaragd stands out with its resilient needle-like foliage, evergreen nature, and versatile suitability for various garden styles. In a garden landscape, Thuja Smaragd Topiary serves as an attractive focal point, creating privacy screens, and providing shelter for wildlife, all while adding a touch of elegance and artistry to the overall design. Thuja Smaragd Topiary is a valuable addition to any garden, contributing to its beauty, functionality, and ecological value.


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Root Type

Pot Grown, Rootball, Bare Root


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Stem Girth

4-6cm, 6-8cm, 8-10cm, 10-12cm, 12-14cm, 14-16cm, 16-18cm, 18-20cm, 20-22cm, 22-24cm, 24-26cm, 26-28cm, 28-30cm, 30-35cm, 35-40cm, 40-45cm, 45-50cm, 50-60cm, 60-70cm, N/A

Foliage Type



Not Native

Water Requirement

Heavy Watering

Growth Height

Tall Growing

Growth Speed

Moderate Growth

Costal Growing











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