Tsuga canadensis 'Little Joe'
Little Joe Canadian Hemlock
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Conifer, evergreen dwarf shrub, forms a tight, compact plant with small leaves. Slow growing, Swartley (1984) states that after 20 years in an Oregon nursery it was only 6 inches (15 cm) high and 10 inches (25 cm) wide. Reportedly one of the smallest Canadian Hemlock selections.
- Part shade.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 4 Apparently a seedling but its origin is unknown.
- Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden - Conifer Garden