Burly Blue™ Juniper
Juniperus scopulorum 'MonOliver' PPAF
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- Kraemer's Garden, Inc.
3170 N. 99 West Mcminnville OR 97128
1250 Sw Booth Bend Road Mcminnville OR 97128
- Bachman, Inc. - Drop Ship Oregon
D/s C/o Oregon Pride Nurseries Mcminnville OR 97128
- Bauman Farm And Garden
12989 Howell Prairie Rd Ne Gervais OR 97026
|Botanical Pronunciation||ju-NIP-er-us skop-u-LO-rum|
|Lore||Juniper's oil was once highly valued as a medicinal and used in many compounds. It was used to line pits where Native Americans stored food for winter because its oils prove a natural insect repellant. Linnaeus first classified genus Juniperus in 1767, which contains over 60 different species from around the world. but only in the northern hemisphere.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 2 ft. tall, spreading 6 to 8 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Companion Plants||Barberry (Berberis); Rose (Rosa); Clematis (Clematis); Catmint (Nepeta); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus)|
Easy to grow and highly adaptable; thrives in slightly dry, sandy soils with good drainage. Avoid constantly wet soils. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, or closer for faster coverage. Control weeds with mulch until the plants fill in.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8