Juniperus squamata 'Holger'
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||ju-NIP-er-us skwah-MAH-ta|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing, spreading, flat topped form to 3 to 5 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Design Ideas||This is a wide, medium-height plant that makes a broad hedge capable of separating different 'rooms' of the garden without blocking light or view. A perfect foundation plant that won't need topping. Excellent in tough conditions along streets or driveways. Adds relief in stands of very low-growing Juniper groundcovers, where the accent color of the foliage stands out boldly in contrast.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Privacy Screen, Topiary, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
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: 4-8