Plant Care Tsuga Canadensis

Tsuga Canadensis

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Tsuga Canadensis has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Tsuga Canadensis has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly

Also known as

Eastern hemlock, Eastern hemlock, Eastern hemlock, Eastern hemlock-spruce, Canadian hemlock and Pruche du canada

Taxonomy

Tsuga canadensis
Tsuga
Pinaceae
Pinales

How to care for Tsuga Canadensis

Water

How often to water your Tsuga Canadensis

Water needs for Tsuga Canadensis
0.5 cups
every 9

Tsuga Canadensis needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Eastern hemlock in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Tsuga Canadensis: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Tsuga Canadensis may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Tsuga Canadensis in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Tsuga Canadensis

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Tsuga Canadensis: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Tsuga Canadensis after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Tsuga Canadensis

Tsuga Canadensis


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Tsuga Canadensis has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Tsuga Canadensis has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Tsuga Canadensis has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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09/07/2021

Might be hard to find but are very worth it

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Pet friendly Pet friendly
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