These gentle giants sway in the wind while bringing unparalleled privacy and comfort to your most cherished routines relaxing on the porch, watching the kids run through the sprinkler or having friends and family over. They are soft to touch and require little to no pruning in maturity as they self-maintain a naturally conical shape. The great Green Giant Arborvitae is a stunning and lightly fragrant evergreen tree that serves you as a living, breathing privacy screen. Its like a blanket for your house and it will quickly reach heights of up to 50 ft. You can rest easy knowing there strong and naturally resilient against wind, snow, ice, insects and disease. The botanical name for the Green Giant Arborvitae is Thuja standishii x plicata Green Giant and is recommended for USDA Hardiness Zones 4 through 9. The color of Green Giants soft foliage is a rich forest green which also offers a subtle and enjoyable evergreen fragrance. Green Giant is 1 of the fastest growing evergreens, capable of gaining 3 ft. to 5 ft. per year. While these trees are naturally conical and self-maintaining in maturity, pruning can also be performed to attain a specific height and shape during growth. Being 1 of the fastest growing evergreen trees, give yourself peace of mind by planting Green Giant Arborvitaes to enjoy their fragrance and your privacy year-round.