Juniperus chinensis 'Sargentii'Item #0824 USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8
One of the best groundcover type junipers for providing an evergreen effect with very low maintenance. Particularly useful for erosion control in difficult areas. Full sun. Evergreen shrub.
- OverviewLight Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.Average Landscape Size:Rapid growth to 18 to 24 in. tall, 7 to 9 ft. wide.Key Feature:GroundcoverBlooms:Conifer; prized for foliage.Landscape Uses:
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:ju-NIP-er-us chi-NEN-sisPlant type:ConiferDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenSunset climate zones:1 - 24Growth habit:SpreadingGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Rapid growth to 18 to 24 in. tall, 7 to 9 ft. wide.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Conifer; prized for foliage.
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.