Tater Tot® Arborvitae Thuja


*All plants ship according to your growing zone when the specific plant is ready for your climate.

9 items left



Plant Needs

Irresistibly cute - and useful!

Tater Tot® arborvitae is the perfect plant accessory for your landscape - its neat, rounded shape is ideal for sprucing up any space in your yard! It naturally grows as a tidy little globe of fragrant, fan-like evergreen foliage. It's quite tolerant of shade, too, so you can plant it just about anywhere and enjoy year-round beauty from this easy care native shrub. Available in better garden centers in spring 2019.

Top reasons to grow Tater Tot® arborvitae:

  • Naturally grows in an appealing globe shape.
  • A good choice even in shaded locations.
  • Very easy to grow and care for.


Plant Type:


Height Category:


Garden Height:

24 - 36 Inches


36 - 48 Inches


36 - 48 Inches

Foliage Colors:


Foliage Shade:




Container Role:


Plant Needs

Light Requirement:

Part Sun to Sun, Sun

Maintenance Category:


Bloom Time:

Grown for Foliage

Hardiness Zones:

3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b

Water Category:



Border Plant, Container, Landscape, Lawn Substitute, Mass Planting, Specimen or Focal Point

Light Requirement:

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Uses Notes:

With its neat, rounded habit and evergreen foliage, Tater Tot arborvitae can fill just about any landscape role. It's perfect for adding a touch of formality to landscapes that could benefit from a bit of structure.

Maintenance Notes:

Arborvitae likes well-drained but moist soil, and benefits from a 2-3" layer of mulch. It needs little to no pruning, but if you wish to prune, do so in spring, after the new growth has begun to flush out. Avoid cutting into any thick or old stems.

Tater Tot®Thujaoccidentalis'SMNTOBAB'USPP 30,761,Can PBRAF

Our customers say it best