Thuja x plicata 'Junior Giant'

Junior Giant Arborvitae

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • A smaller version of the Green Giant Arborvitae!
  • Easy to maintain height maxing out at 20'
  • Excellent mass planted for hedge or screen; plant 5' apart for dense privacy fence
  • A deer resistant evergreen!
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow, low maintenance shrub!  Plant in full-part sun.  Prune if needed in late winter/early spring prior to new growth emerging.  

Height: 15-20 ft
Spread: 8-10 ft
Price Level 1: $74.99 ea.~#5
Bloom Color:
Zone: 5-8
Price Level 2: $99.99 ea.~#7

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Mass Planting
  • Evergreen
  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Winter

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained