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Hemlock - Western/Eastern (Tsuga heterophylla/canadensi

 Hemlock - Western/Eastern (Tsuga heterophylla/canadensi - (Tree Type (Outdoors))

  
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bonsai_western_hem;ock_02.JPG image HEMLOCK - WESTERN/EASTERN (TSUGA HETEROPHYLLA/CANADENSI -

EVERGREEN conifer. Western/Eastern varieties distinguished by pyramid versus "bushy" SHAPE with drooping branches being more evident on the Western VARIETY. Both bear soft, short, NEEDLE-like LEAVES which darken with age.

STYLE : Suitable for most styles, except broom, and from small to extra large. 

WARNING : None - unless someone knows better!


Care Info

HEMLOCK - WESTERN/EASTERN (TSUGA HETEROPHYLLA/CANADENSI -

REPOT : Every 2-3 years up to age of 10, then every 3-4 years, in mid to late spring.

SOIL : Free draining soil : 30:70 GRIT:organic.

PRUNE : Summer PRUNING. PINCH : Pinch back new SHOOTS before they harden, leaving only a few NEEDLEs.

WATER : Water well in growing season, sparingly in winter. Benefits from foliar spraying with water.

FEED : Two weekly BALANCED FEED during growing season, low nitrogen in autumn.





Bonsai Videos for Hemlock - Western/Eastern (Tsuga heterophylla/canadensi (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Video 1 for Hemlock - Western/Eastern (Tsuga heterophylla/canadensi (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Pre-Bonsai Eastern hemlock #1 yamadori (Tsuga Candensis).

Video 2 for Hemlock - Western/Eastern (Tsuga heterophylla/canadensi (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Pre-Bonsai Eastern Hemlock #2 Yamadori (Tsuga Canadensis).

Video 3 for Hemlock - Western/Eastern (Tsuga heterophylla/canadensi (Tree Type (Outdoors))

Pre-Bonsai Eastern Hemlock #3 Yamadori (Tsuga Canadensis).

Video 4 for Hemlock - Western/Eastern (Tsuga heterophylla/canadensi (Tree Type (Outdoors))

How to Identify the Western Hemlock.

Video 5 for Hemlock - Western/Eastern (Tsuga heterophylla/canadensi (Tree Type (Outdoors))

MyNature Apps; Identifying an Eastern Hemlock, Tsuga Canadensis.

Thanks to - Joe Bailey, Ayr for use of the image


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