• Thuja Fire Chief (9491001)

Fire Chief™ Arborvitae

Colorful foliage and little pruning

Botanical Name: Thuja occidentalis Fire Chief™ 'Congabe' PP19,009

Habit: Globe

Height: 3-5'

Spread: 3-5'

Hardiness Zone: 5-7

What's my zone?


Red, Yellow



Fire Chief™ Arborvitae features distinctive foliage coloration with a golden spring foliage that is reddish at the tips when grown in full sun that turns to a deep red color for fall. It's slow-growing, compact rounded habit requires little pruning.

Plant Characteristics


  • Great Garden Performance
  • Reliable Consumer Success
  • Easy to Grow
  • Low Maintenance
  • Multi-Season Interest
  • Improvement Over Existing Selections
  • Long Blooming

Special Features

  • Cool & Unique
  • Disease Resistant
  • Pest / Insect Resistant
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Cold Tolerant
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Fragrant Blooms
  • Cut / Dried Flowers
  • Cut Foliage/Stems


  • Small, Urban Yards
  • Kid & Pet Friendly
  • Great in Containers
  • Edible Garden
  • Privacy Screening
  • Erosion Control
  • Wet Areas
  • Climbing

Wildlife & Environment

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies / Hummingbirds
  • Deer Resistant
  • Non-Invasive
  • Low Water Usage / Drought Tolerant
  • Native / Nativar

What's my hardiness zone?

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Zipcode 29201
Zone 8
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Canadian Hardiness Zone Information