Eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis), also called Canada hemlock or hemlock spruce, is a slow-growing long-lived tree which unlike many trees grows well in shade. It may take 250 to 300 years to reach maturity and may live for 800 years or more.
|Canadian or eastern hemlock is a pyramidal, evergreen conifer with a slender, nodding crown and spreading, drooping branchlets.|
|Botanical Name:||Tsuga canadensis|
|Exposure:||Full Sun to Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone:||4 – 7|
|Bloom Time:||July – Oct|
|Height:||40′ – 70′|