Eternal Gold™ Juniper

Juniperus chinensis 'Etgozam'

A standout because of its brilliant golden foliage displayed on a beautiful arching form. Dense, bright golden foliage makes this compact evergreen an excellent choice as a colorful accent. An excellent choice as a topiary specimen at entryways or in formal gardens. Full sun for best color. Evergreen.
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Full sun

Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationju-NIP-er-us chi-NEN-sis
Average Size at MaturityUpright, arching growth habit, 2-3 ft. tall, 4-5 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorChartreuse
Garden StyleAsian/Zen
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 to 7 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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