Franky Boy Oriental Arborvitae - Thuja orientalis 'Franky Boy'

Regular price $14.99

A new plant for the larger miniature garden or as a collectible conifer, the Franky Boy will keep you charmed as you watch it fill in and grow. The bright yellow-green threadlike foliage in summer turns a red-bronze in winter. The summer color contrasts nicely with the orange stems. 

  • Wonderful lemon yellow color
  • Upright broad in shape
  • Growth rate is 3" to 6" per year
  • Note that the normal winter color is red-bronze
  • Grow in-ground or in a pot
  • Full sun
  • Regular water with well drained soil
  • Hardy to -20F or Zones 5 - 7
  • Heat hardy zones 7 thru 1
  • If in a pot, let dry out to barely damp in between to avoid over watering
  • If in a pot, shelter from extreme hot sun in late afternoon in the summer
  • Comes in a 4” pot
  • An outdoor plant


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