Tsuga canadensis 'Golden Spreader'
Size: 30-36 inch
Growth Habit: upright reaching 25 feet high x 15 feet wide
USDA Zone: 4-7
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist soils
Comments: Fast growing golden hemlock that unlike many yellow conifers does best in full sun. Growing at 12-18 inches a year creates a magnificent specimen in a relatively short period of time. Discovered and introduced by John Mitsch of Aurora, Oregon. One of the pioneers in the nursery liner business.