Common name(s): oriental arborvitae
Synonym(s): Thuja orientalis
Hardiness ratings: USDA zone 5~6 - 9~11
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Links for Platycladus orientalis
- All Things Plants - Community-assembled plant profile (3 varieties in database) (11 photos)
- BBC Gardening: Platycladus orientalis 'Franky Boy' - Plant profile with horticultural details and garden uses. (1 photo)
- Dave's Garden PlantFiles - Profile page with horticultural basics, and member-contributed photos and comments. (zone 5b-10) (15 photos)
- Denver Botanic Gardens: Platycladus orientalis 'Franky Boy' - Description, native range, and cultural requirements. (additional pages for other varieties) (zone 5)
- Floridata - Illustrated informative profile page with notes on culture, usage, and noteworthy features. (zone 6-11) (2 photos)
- Landscape Plants for South Florida - Description and summary information. (1 photo)
- Missouri Botanical Garden - Plantfinder page for one of the plants growing at the garden, with usually one or more photos, horticultural information, and noteworthy characteristics. (zone 6-9) (2 photos). Also pages for 'Aurea Nana', 'Collen's Gold', 'Elegantissima', and 'Westmont'.
- North Carolina State University factsheet - Plant profile with horticultural details and comments (3 photos)
- Virginia Tech Dendrology - Factsheet with botanical characteristics and photos of various features. (6 photos)