Eastern Red Cedar


Eastern Red Cedar Trees is a Native Tree in 39 States!

Eastern Red Cedar Trees can grow and thrive just about anywhere in the United States. It is a native tree in 39 states in the country. They are also easy to grow. They can handle just about any type of soil.

They are known for their dense foliage which becomes a haven for birds & other wildlife in winter.

Botanical Name: Juniperus virginiana
Average Height: 40 – 60 feet
Average Width: 10 – 25 feet
Sunlight: Full sun, partial sun
Spacing: 10 – 15 feet
Grow Zones: 4 to 9

USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 4 to 9

USDA Hardiness Zones 4 to 9

Frequently Asked Questions

How fast does an Eastern Red Cedar grow?

They are considered a moderate grower. It grows 12-24 inches a year.

What is the life span of an Eastern Red Cedar?

These trees have been known to live over 500 years.

Does the Eastern Red Cedar repel bugs?

The Eastern Red Cedar is known for its fragrant oils the naturally repels insects including mosquitoes.



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