About Full Speed a Hedge Thin Man
The fast, super-skinny evergreen
When you need privacy but are short on space, there’s one clear choice: Full Speed A Hedge Thin Man arborvitae. No other arborvitae combines such a useful, narrow habit with a reasonably fast growth rate. Its striking columnar habit brings striking architecture to the landscape while also providing lush, green privacy all year round.
USDA Zones 3-7
(hardy to -40° F/C)
At least four hours of sun each day
Thuja occidentalis ‘SMNTOTM’ pp#25672
- Keep the soil weed free and moist (not wet)
- Add 2” of mulch
- Apply an all-purpose fertilizer at planting and each spring
- If deer are an issue in your yard, protect plants with a repellent and/or netting, especially while they are getting established.