Daub's Frosted Juniper

Juniperus chinensis 'Daub's Frosted'

SKU
08465
Golden yellow, frosted foliage tips create a striking contrast with the pendulous, blue green mature foliage. A good selection for mass plantings or a groundcover for hot, dry banks. Evergreen.
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Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationju-NIP-er-us chi-NEN-sis
LoreJuniperus chinensis 'Daub's Frosted' is also known as Juniperus x media or Juniperus x pfitzeriana, the latter of which is a hybrid designation given to some cultivars that are crosses between Juniperus chinensis and Juniperus sabina.
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 15 in. tall, spreading up to 5 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Tolerates Urban Pollution
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsRose (Rosa); Clematis (Clematis); Catmint (Nepeta); Barberry (Berberis); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus)

Highly adaptable and easy to grow in most well-drained soils; avoid overly wet conditions. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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