Growing Emerald Cedar in Container

I just bought an emerald cedar from a big box store. It’s 5 feet tall. What size container should I get to replant the tree in? I don’t want the tree to grow much taller than 7 feet tall. I…

Container Grown Emerald Cedars

Hi, I planted some 6′ container grown Emerald Cedars a little over 2 years ago (August 2013) and although they have not turned brown, they simply haven’t grown much. The only thing I can think of is that I know…

Emerald cedars growing in containers

I have two emerald cedar trees in planters on my back deck in Toronto. I have never fertilized them before and they are starting to turn brown in patches. Is there a type of fertilizer that would be recommended for…

Delayed planting of Emerald Cedars

How long can you leave the Emerald Cedar in the plastic container before you can plant it?..Some good deals right now but I won’t be planting for 3 to 4 weeks .…

A Balcony Emerald Cedar That Was Brought Inside

During last week’s wild wind storm, my balcony emerald cedar, which was wrapped and its container well protected for the winter, was toppled multiple times. This probably wasn’t the wisest thing to do, but I brought it inside because no…

Potted Emerald Cedars for Roof top Terrace?

I am looking to build a privacy screen for the roof top terrace which needs about 15′ of cover. I was wondering if I can grow 5′-6′ Emerald Cedars in container pots?  The containers I’m looking at are trough shaped…

Quick Privacy Hedge

Hi there, I live in Toronto and wanted to plant a quick privacy hedge in container(s) (I live in a condo so it’s an urban garden). I have tried emerald cedars and they worked great for the first 2 years;…