Gold Coast® Juniper

Juniperus x pfitzeriana 'Aurea Improved'

SKU
04690
Outstanding golden color and compact form make this evergreen an excellent choice as a colorful accent. Color is retained and deepens in winter better than other gold tipped varieties.
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3-9

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Full sun

Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Average Size at MaturityModerate growing 3 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
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.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorYellow
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.
Companion PlantsBarberry (Berberis); Rose (Rosa); Clematis (Clematis); Catmint (Nepeta); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus)

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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

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