• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderate growing 3 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Easy Care Plant
    Does not flower
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:ju-NIP-er-us chi-NEN-sis
    Plant type:Groundcover, Conifer
    Sunset climate zones:1 - 45
    Growth habit:Compact, Spreading
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Moderate growing 3 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Yellow
    Blooms:Does not flower
    Design IdeasOne of the best single specimens in a featured winter aspect. Use as part of a low hedge or barrier to direct foot traffic, or in a group with other evergreens. Can be snipped into topiary.
    Companion PlantsBarberry (Berberis); Rose (Rosa); Clematis (Clematis); Catmint (Nepeta); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.