Holger's Juniper

Juniperus squamata 'Holger'

SKU
05345
An attractive accent for the garden. The densely branched spreading form displays two toned foliage crested when new growth appears yellow, backed by the deep blue-green mature foliage. Evergreen.
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4-8

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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationju-NIP-er-us skwah-MAH-ta
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing, spreading, flat topped form to 3 to 5 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Design IdeasThis 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.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Privacy Screen, Topiary, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise
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. 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

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