• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Fast grower to 15 to 20 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Easy Care Plant
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:ju-NIP-er-us
    Plant type:Conifer
    Sunset climate zones:1 - 24, 26, 28, 31 - 43
    Growth habit:Columnar, Narrow
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Fast grower to 15 to 20 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Blue-green
    Design IdeasThis thin columnar Juniper fits into very difficult places such as narrow side yards between homes. A super windbreak plant in both cold or hot climates. A hardy alternative to Italian Cypress in Mediterranean-inspired landscapes. Try planting in matched pairs or on four corners of a central courtyard. Makes a super vertical accent in mixed conifer gardens.
    Companion PlantsBarberry (Berberis); Rose (Rosa); Catmint (Nepeta); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Easily grown in a wide range of soils, including clay, alkaline and compacted soils. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Needs little care and tolerates drought, once established. 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.