Tsuga canadensis Canadian Hemlock, Eastern Hemlock Description The soft, lacy foliage of the Canadian hemlock makes it a favorite in Vermont landscapes. Can be pruned as a hedge. Plant in moist, well-drained, acid or sandy soil. Will grow in full sun or deep shade but avoid exposure to wind and heavy soils. Characteristics Hardiness Zone: 4 Light requirements: Sun/Shade Height: 50-75' Spread: 25-35' Native: Yes Sizes & Prices Size: 120" Ht B&B $799.00 Other Information All Tsuga Tsuga canadensis Canadian Hemlock, Eastern Hemlock Zone: 4 Sun/Shade HT: 50-75'