How fast do arborvitae grow?
The green giant arborvitae is a large, vigorous, fast-growing evergreen—shooting up by as much as 3 feet per year until maturity. Its natural pyramidal to conical form boasts dense, rich green foliage that darkens or bronzes slightly in the winter.
What looks good planted with arborvitae?
Plants to Pair With Arborvitae
The Society recommends planting hydrangea (Hydrangea; USDA plant hardiness zones 4 through 9), hardy blue holly (Ilex × meserveae; USDA plant hardiness zones 5 through 9) or the forest pansy (Cercis canadensis; USDA plant hardiness zones 7 through 9).
How tall should you let arborvitae grow?
Mature Size. The American arborvitae grows to a height of 40–60′ and a spread of 10–15′ at maturity.