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Campus Gardens

Thuja occidentalis 'Nigra'
Dark green American arborvitae
Family: Cupressaceae

Native to the United States, the Dark green American arborvitae grows about 20-30 ft. tall and up to 10 ft. wide. It is selected for its fine dark green winter color and its symmetrical pyramidal shape with dark green leaves. The Dark green arborvitae has bluish-violet berries. This large evergreen is very adaptable and needs full sun to partial shade. A cultivar with year round dark green foliage is used for entranceways, privacy screens and non-thorny barriers. Hardy zones 3-8. Located on Campus: 10, 15, 20a, 22

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