Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate growing to 6 to 8 ft. tall, 1 to 2 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Hedge Plant
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Inconspicuous
Botanical Pronunciation:u-ON-i-mus ja-PON-i-ka
Plant type:Shrub
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Sunset climate zones:4 - 20
Growth habit:Columnar, Narrow
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate growing to 6 to 8 ft. tall, 1 to 2 ft. wide.
Special features:Easy Care
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Inconspicuous
Flower color:Green
Design IdeasWhere you need height but can't sacrifice much area, plant this narrow, tall shrub to separate buildings, line an alley or simply blockout a neighbor's window. Shear or allow it to assume its natural character.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.Pruning time: spring after flowering.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.