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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
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Other common names
dwarf golden oriental thuja
Thuja orientalis 'Aurea Nana' Thuja orientalis 'Miller's Gold'
Thuja orientalis 'Nana Aurea'
Platycladus is an evergreen tree, conical when young, later becoming irregular in outline, with small scale-like leaves in flat vertical sprays, and small greyish cones with hooked scales
'Aurea Nana' is an evergreen dwarf conifer growing slowly to make a small ovoid shrub with dense, erect sprays of yellow-green foliage, brightest at the tips
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureMoist but well-drained
SoilChalk, Clay, Sand, Loam
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow in moist but well-drained soil. Protect from drying winds especially when young
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Gravel Garden Rock Garden
Pruning No pruning required
Pests Generally pest free
May be subject to a canker
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