A consistent performer in the landscape. Tight, pyramidal, evergreen spires work well as a hedge or to create a punctuation mark in the garden. It is popular because it retains its bright emerald green colour throughout the year and has an attractive pattern to its branches. They have a naturally tight growing habit, so the only pruning required is to even up the top of the hedge. thrive in full sun in fertile, well-drained soil with summer watering for the first few seasons. Once established, cedars are drought tolerant.