- Height At Maturity Over 20 Feet
- Ships November Through April
- Exposure Full Sun
- Zone 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
- Usage Deer Resistant,Hedges And Privacy
- Bloom Color Green
- Bloom Season Spring
- Categories Trees
Eastern Red Cedar
$29.99 - $39.99
Eastern Red Cedar is a Hardy Native Conifer
Eastern Red Cedar: Juniperus virginiana is a hardy native conifer that grows between 40-50 feet in height when exposed to full sun. Birds and other small critters are attracted to the tree’s bluish seed cones sprout in the spring. The tree takes on a brownish hue in the winter months. The wood of the Eastern Red Cedar is loved due to its workability and durability.
Eastern Red Cedar is an Ideal Choice for either City, Rural, or Country Locations.
The bark is still used today as a traditional herbal medicine to relieve coughs, bronchitis, and even arthritis. The trees are also known to have long lives, with some living for hundreds of years. The drought-tolerant, heat tolerant, and cold tolerant Eastern Red Cedar tree are perfect for every climate from the north to the south, and it’s an ideal tree for either city, rural, or country locations.
Nonetheless, its dense foliage functions as a habitat for birds and desirable wildlife; This beautiful evergreen tree creates an attractive privacy screen, blocking out a lot of noise. The Eastern Red Cedar is a high-functioning tree, as well as a gorgeous staple to your landscaping. It thrives when planted in fertile soils and can adapt to other types of soils. These are lovely evergreen trees and work great to provide a border or natural privacy fence for a property. They grow to become thick and dense and are perfect for bringing birds to the area as they love to build nests inside the limbs of the tree. They produce lovely fragrant pine needles used for mulching around a home or added to gardens.