Thuja occidentalis ‘Hetz Midget’

Thuja occidentalis ‘Hetz Midget’

Slow growing, dense, compact evergreen shrub with lacey bright green foliage that turns bronze in winter. Adaptable to many conditions, but must be protected from deer and may require fabric protection or anti-desiccant treatment to prevent winter burn. Not suitable for highly exposed locations.

Plant Height at Maturity

2 feet

Plant Width at Maturity

2 feet

Growth Rate


Growth Habit

Round | Compact

Landscape Uses

Small Space

Environmental Features

Native Species

Tough Sites

Alkaline Soil | Compacted Soil | Wet Soil | Dry Soil | Calcareous Soil | Urban Conditions

Seasonal Interest

Winter Interest

Flower Color